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Man arrested for Burlington car break-ins, police say

Police say a Gibsonville man was arrested for breaking into cars along Fountain Place in Burlington on Saturday.
Credit: Burlington Police Department
Joshua David Stone

BURLINGTON, N.C. — Burlington police arrested a man accused of multiple car break-ins Monday morning. 

Police said suspects got into unlocked vehicles on Fountain Place around 3 a.m. Saturday, and one suspect was caught on home security video. The video appeared to show a man with a mask trying to disable the security video, according to the report. 

Officials said with the help of the community, police identified Joshua David Stone, 23, of Gibsonville, as a suspect. Stone was charged with three counts of breaking and entering of a motor vehicle, two counts of attempted breaking and entering of a motor vehicle, two counts of misdemeanor larceny, injury to personal property, and financial card theft. 

Stone was placed in Alamance County Jail with a $5,000 secured bond. 

Police say more charges are expected in this case.