|Samuel Henry Childers|
Monday, June 20, 2011
MOPED BANDIT ARRESTED FOR PEACHTREE BREAKING AND ENTERING
Murphy, NC— Samuel Henry Childers, a 36 year old white male who listed a Murphy North Carolina address was arrested on June 14th, 2011 in connection with a residential breaking and entering in the Peachtree Community of Cherokee County.
Deputy Mckinney of the Cherokee County Sheriff’s office responded to a report of a breaking and entering at a Wrens Nest Lane address. Upon arriving Deputy Mckinney was able to determine the individual that committed the breaking and entering had used a moped to get to and from the crime. Utilizing the information that Deputy Mckinney provided, Investigators Malinowski and Matthews were able to locate several of the stolen items at a local and nearby precious metals dealerships. Utilizing that information Childers was identified as the individual that had sold the items within a few hours of the breaking and entering.
Childers is currently confined at the Cherokee County Detention Facility and has a July 2011 court date.