Leland teens charged with breaking into cars

LELAND, NC (WWAY) – Three Leland teens are accused of breaking into vehicles in the Lanvale Forest neighborhood over the weekend.

According to warrants, Ethan Joyce, 16, Christopher Ballard, 16, and Garrett Britt, 18, are all charged with breaking or entering a motor vehicle, felony larceny and possession of stolen goods.

The break-ins happened on Old Forest Drive and Softwood Court around 2:30 a.m. Saturday.

Warrants state the three teens broke into a truck owned by Lancaster Electric Company and a Volkswagen. An iPad and laptop valued at $1,400 were stolen from the Volkswagen.

Joyce and Ballard were placed under a $5,000 bond.

Britt’s bond was set at $20,000.




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