Beach blotter


Beach Bagels missing dough

Wrightsville Beach Police are investigating a situation at Beach Bagels after $880 was reported missing from the restaurant Tuesday, July 15. The owner had a PNC Bank bag with $880 to be used for change at the restaurant that day and the bag disappeared after an employee requested to leave work early.  


South Lumina purse snatch

Three women were attending a luncheon at the Carolina Yacht Club Thursday, July 17, when they reported purses stolen. 

After setting down their purses, each woman could not relocate her purse. The total estimated loss was $1,500 and there is no suspect at this time. 


Stealing on Schloss Street 

Twenty-four-year-old Justin Bryant Jones is a suspect in the larceny of two surfboards from a storage unit that was left unlocked at 808 Schloss St. around 10:15 p.m. Saturday, July 19. The loss was estimated at $500.

While investigating, Wrightsville Beach Police found one of the surfboards in a nearby pawnshop and discovered that Jones had pawned the item. 

Another man, Jeremiah McNally, is a suspect in the larceny of bicycles outside a rented home at 819 Schloss St. Sunday, July 20. 

The family that rented the house was unloading luggage and left the bikes in the car bike rack in the driveway. 

A bystander noticed McNally’s older brown and gold pickup truck with bedrails and other assorted items in the truck bed circling the block at the same time the bikes were reported missing. 

Wrightsville Beach Police discovered McNally pawned the bikes at Picasso Pawn. 


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