Three men accused of robbing friends


NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC (WWAY) — The New Hanover County Sheriff’s Office has arrested three men accused of stealing items from their friends.

River Smith, 21, Greer Old, 20, and Jody Farrow, 30, are all charged with robbery and larceny.

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The sheriff’s office says on April 18, the trio stole a wallet and a cell phone from a friend of theirs while eating at Rucker Johns in Monkey Junction.

The next day, the men went to an apartment of Smith’s friend.  The woman noticed her safe and purse were missing as the tree men took off in an SUV.

Smith’s bond is set at $12,000, Old’s bond is $15,000 and Farrow’s bond is $10,000.