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Leland police arrest Walmart larceny suspect

Brett Joseph Evans (Source: BCSO) Brett Joseph Evans (Source: BCSO)
The Leland Police Department is asking for the public's help to identify a man wanted in connection to a larceny at Walmart last week. (Source: Leland Police) The Leland Police Department is asking for the public's help to identify a man wanted in connection to a larceny at Walmart last week. (Source: Leland Police)
LELAND, NC (WECT) -

The Leland Police Department has arrested a man accused of stealing fishing reels from Walmart.

According to officials, Brett Joseph Evans, 51, was taken into custody on Night Harbor Drive at around 11:15 p.m. Thursday and charged with larceny from a merchant. 

Evans is accused of stealing the reels from the store on Wednesday, April 12 at 4:25 p.m. before leaving in a gray Mercury Marquis.

Leland police posted surveillance photos of the incident Wednesday.

Evans was placed in the Brunswick County Detention Center under a $10,000 bond. 

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