Sheriff's Office seeks help identifying pair of larceny suspects

(Surveillance photos courtesy Onslow County Sheriff's Office)

RICHLANDS, Onslow County - The Onslow County Sheriff's Office is seeking the public's help in identifying two men sought for question in a larceny from mid-July.

Deputies responded on July 19 to a call that a man's cell phone had been stolen. The site of the larceny was a Wal-Mart on Kinston Hwy. in Richlands, and video surveillance showed the two men accused of stealing the phone.

One is described as a black male with a beard, approximately 6-feet to 6-feet-2-inches tall, weighing between 300-400 pounds. He was seen wearing a blue shirt, tan shorts and black and red tennis shoes when the incident occurred.

The second is described as a light-skinned black male with glasses and a beard, approximately 5-feet-8-inches with a thin build. He was wearing a black shirt, gray shorts and brown shoes at the time.

The subjects drove off in a black four-door compact car, license plate unknown.

Anyone with information about this incident may contact Onslow County Sheriff's Office at (910) 455-3113, Det. Sgt. Lucinda Hernandez at, or Crime Stoppers at (910) 938-3273. Please refer to case 2017-012742 when calling.

Crime Stoppers offers cash reward of up to $2,500 for information that is deemed of value or assistance to law enforcement. Information can also be anonymously texted via Text-A-Tip by typing TIP4CSJAX and your message to 274637 (CRIMES). Callers to Crime Stoppers may remain anonymous and never must reveal their identity.