Goldsboro Police Department
News Release | Case # 20210004853

Aug. 26, 2021

Media Contact:
LaToya Henry
Public Information Officer


Breaking and Entering (F), Larceny after Breaking and Entering (F),
and Possession of Stolen Goods (F)

Goldsboro, N.C. — On Aug. 24, 2021, the Goldsboro Police Department “D” shift responded to a report of a Breaking and Entering that occurred at the Days Inn Hotel, 801 E. US 70 Bypass, Goldsboro. The reporting party indicated that their maintenance room had been broken into, and $1,103.48 in tools were stolen.

On Aug. 25, after further investigation by the Goldsboro Police Department Criminal Investigations Division, a suspect was developed, and warrants were secured on Allen Clark Bennett for one count each of Felony Breaking and Entering, Larceny after Breaking and Entering, and Possession of Stolen Goods. At 1:36 p.m., investigators from the Criminal Investigation Division and “C” shift officers arrested Mr. Bennett at the Days Inn Hotel. He was processed for his charges and confined to the Wayne County Jail under a $7,500 secure bond. His first appearance is scheduled for Aug. 26.

Allen Clark Bennett
Wolf Lane
Goldsboro, NC

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