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Two arrested after Kinston burglary

By WCTI Staff
Published On: Nov 30 2012 06:24:11 AM CST
Updated On: Nov 30 2012 01:39:26 PM CST
KINSTON -

Police arrested two men in Lenoir County after responding to a burglary call on Stallings Drive in Kinston on Monday. 

Officials say that when they arrived, one suspect jumped from a second story window and ran.

That suspect, Nakeia Becton, was arrested a short time later on Riley Road, according to officers. During a search of the residence, a second suspect, Jneaka Sutton, was found hiding in an upstairs closet, police said.

Becton was charged with First Degree Burglary, Felony Larcency and Possession of Stolen Goods. He was placed in the Lenoir County Jail under a $80,000.00 secured bond.

Sutton was charged with First Degree Burglary and placed in the Lenoir County Jail under a $50,000.00 secured bond.