Arrest made after larceny at Tyrrell County rest stop

(Photo: Tyrrell County Sheriff's Office)

COLUMBIA, Tyrrell County - A suspect has been arrested after a larceny at a Tyrrell County rest area.

The Tyrell County Sheriff's Office sent out a press release with details of the larceny and arrest. You can read it below.


On Friday November 3rd, 2017 the Tyrrell County Sheriff's Office responded to a call at the Tyrrell County Visitors regarding the larceny of a woman's purse from the woman's restroom. Investigator Steele reviewed surveillance video and as result an employee of the company that contracts with DOT to clean the Visitors Center was charged. The employee Tracy S. Spruill 39, of Columbia was arrested and charged with misdemeanor larceny on November 13th, 2017.