A Burlington man was arrested Tuesday, Aug. 6, after deputies say he stole more than $5,000 worth of goods from a Burlington home.
Andre Marquis Owens, 28, of 1716 Glen St. was charged with felony breaking and entering, felony larceny after breaking and entering, felony possession of a firearm by a felon, felony larceny of a firearm, and misdemeanor injury to real property.
According to his arrest report, Owens broke into a Fleming-Graham Road home on July 22 and stole an estimated $5,195 worth of property, including cash, coins, a revolver and jewelry.
Owens was charged July 29 with three counts of felony breaking and entering, two counts of felony larceny after breaking and entering, two counts of felony larceny of a firearm, and three counts of misdemeanor injury to real property after a string of break-ins in the southern end of the county.
According to a press release from the Alamance County Sheriff’s Office, Owens broke into multiple homes from Jim Minor Road to N.C. 49. Jewelry and firearms were reported stolen during these incidents, which occurred in the last week of May.
The Sheriff’s Office said at the time that Owens could face more charges.
Bond was set at $50,000.