CHARGED: Man tries to break into a Pepsi machine - WECT TV6-WECT.com:News, weather & sports Wilmington, NC

CHARGED: Man tries to break into a Pepsi machine

Robert Gragg (Source: WPD) Robert Gragg (Source: WPD)

WILMINGTON, NC (WECT) – Officers with the Wilmington Police Department arrested a man early Friday morning who was trying to take money from a soda vending machine.

According to police, Robert Gragg, 50, was seen trying to pry open a Pepsi machine at the Econo Lodge Inn & Suites on Market Street with a crow bar.

Police arrested Gragg after a short chase and charged him with breaking and entering of a coin machine.

Copyright 2013 WECT. All rights reserved.

  • Trending StoriesTrending StoriesMore>>

  • Sex offender moves in next door to victim

    Sex offender moves in next door to victim

    Thursday, June 22 2017 11:32 AM EDT2017-06-22 15:32:04 GMT
    Thursday, June 22 2017 11:54 AM EDT2017-06-22 15:54:18 GMT

    A convicted child molester moved next door to his victim when he was released from jail, and there is no law preventing him from doing so.

    More >>

    A convicted child molester moved next door to his victim when he was released from jail, and there is no law preventing him from doing so.

    More >>
  • Social media takes note of post about workers caught sleeping

    Social media takes note of post about workers caught sleeping

    Wednesday, June 21 2017 7:15 PM EDT2017-06-21 23:15:15 GMT
    A Shreveport man is an Internet sensation after posting something on Facebook about workers at a 24-hour McDonald's restaurant lying down on the job. (Source: Paul Holland/Facebook)A Shreveport man is an Internet sensation after posting something on Facebook about workers at a 24-hour McDonald's restaurant lying down on the job. (Source: Paul Holland/Facebook)

    A Shreveport man caught this on camera at a 24-hour McDonald's restaurant on Mansfield Road.

    More >>

    A Shreveport man caught this on camera at a 24-hour McDonald's restaurant on Mansfield Road.

    More >>
  • Canadian sniper takes out ISIS fighter from 2 miles away

    Canadian sniper takes out ISIS fighter from 2 miles away

    Thursday, June 22 2017 6:53 PM EDT2017-06-22 22:53:45 GMT
    Thursday, June 22 2017 7:13 PM EDT2017-06-22 23:13:12 GMT

    A Canadian special forces sniper took the shot from a tall building in what is thought to be a record distance for a sniper kill. It hit an ISIS fighter. 

    More >>

    A Canadian special forces sniper took the shot from a tall building in what is thought to be a record distance for a sniper kill. It hit an ISIS fighter. 

    More >>
Powered by Frankly