Craven County man arrested in armed robbery case

Micahel T. Mayes (Craven County Sheriff's Office photo)

NEW BERN, Craven County - A 24-year-old is behind bars and charged with attempted armed robbery.

Police said Michael Mayes was arrested on Jan. 2. Mayes faces several charges including attempted robbery with a dangerous weapon, second degree burglary, larceny and assault by pointing a firearm.

Mayes is in the Craven County Jail under a $75,000 secured bond.