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Wanted man found hiding in refrigerator

By WCTI Staff
Published On: Oct 17 2013 10:04:55 PM CDT
Updated On: Oct 18 2013 08:51:33 AM CDT
KINSTON, LENOIR COUNTY -

Officers arrested a man in Kinston this morning. They tell us the man was hiding in a refrigerator when he was arrested.

Johnny Ray Sanders, 19, was arrested on Thursday morning. Officers say he's charged with first-degree kidnapping and robbery with a dangerous weapon in connection with an incident that took place in August of this year.

Investigators tell us that members of the Kinston Department of Public Safety Law Enforcement Division and N.C. Probation and Parole found Sanders hiding in a refrigerator this morning. 

Sanders is being held in the Lenoir County Corrections Facility under a $200,000 bond.