Arrest Made in Connection with Stolen Firearm
On March 24, the Chatham County Sheriff’s Office received a report of a firearm stolen from a residence off of Sunny Slope Road, Bear Creek. Investigators linked Eric Patrick Kelly, 25, of 1902 Pumping Station Road, Sanford, to the missing weapon and charged him with one count of felony larceny of a firearm.
Kelly was served by the Lee County Sheriff’s Office and jailed under a $25,000.00 secured bond. He is scheduled to appear in Chatham County District Court in Pittsboro on June 4.