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Man accused of breaking into 2 homes, charged

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Reginald Lewis Gibson (Source: WPD) Reginald Lewis Gibson (Source: WPD)

WILMINGTON, NC (WECT) – Officers from the Wilmington Police Department arrested a man Thursday evening for breaking into a home on Dock Street and another about a block away.

According to the police department, Reginald Lewis Gibson, 43, ran out of the front door of the home when officers arrived.

Police chased Gibson on foot and then took him into custody. Officers didn't find any property from the residence in his possession, but did find a small amount of marijuana.

During the investigation, a second breaking and entering call was reported at a home on Ann Street, roughly a block away from the first break in. Officers made contact with the victim and learned Gibson was responsible for this one as well.

Gibson was arrested and charged with two counts of breaking and entering, one count of larceny, possession of marijuana, and resisting arrest.

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