Police: Summer-time burglar busted

POSTED: 11:05 AM Oct 11 2013
GREENVILLE, PITT COUNTY -

Greenville Police said a 21-year-old is charged with several felony counts of breaking and entering.        

Detectives said that over the course of two months this summer, Greg Lancaster, 21, broke into homes in and around the Santree Mobile Home Park, and stole electronics, jewelry, and money.   In one break-in, police said Lancaster stole kitchen appliances including a stove and refrigerator.

Police believe in most cases, Lancaster pried open the rear door to get into the homes.

Greg Lancaster was jailed under a $351,500 secured bond.  He has prior arrests for drugs, burglary, and larceny.