Deputy's gun and badge stolen from vehicle

POSTED: 2:32 PM Nov 27 2012   UPDATED: 2:35 PM Nov 27 2012

A Bertie County deputy's handgun and badge were stolen from his car, investigators said.

Deputy Brandon Cox's .40 cal handgun and badge, along with a bag of clothes, were stolen from his vehicle sometime between Wednesday, Nov. 21 and Thanksgiving day, said Sgt. Joe Friday of the Greenville Police Department.

Deputy Cox was staying overnight  at an apartment complex on Wimbledon Drive in Greenville, said Sgt. Friday. But when he came out of the apartment the next morning, he discovered the items missing.

So far, no arrests have been made in this case.