BRUNSWICK COUNTY, NC (WECT) - The Brunswick County Sheriff's Office said in a Facebook post Friday morning that it had detained several people overnight for felony breaking and entering.
Emily Flax with the sheriff's office said four arrests were made.
In the same post, the sheriff's office delivered a warning to those using Hurricane Florence as an opportunity to break into homes and vehicles.
"For anyone looking to take advantage of vulnerabilities during this storm....be advised BCSO deputies are still on duty," the sheriff's office wrote in a Facebook post. "You will be arrested!"