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WILMINGTON, NC (WECT) – A man was charged with second degree burglary and larceny around 3:15 a.m. Saturday after witnesses say a series of strange events unfolded.
Authorities with the Wilmington Police Department found the 18-year-old suspect, Sage Bauer, in a parking lot with blood on him, according to a WPD spokesperson. He had reportedly been banging on doors and trying to pull fire alarms.
Witnesses say that the suspect jumped into a cab from downtown with them. When the cab arrived at the Avalon Apartments, the suspect jumped out without paying and disappeared.
Other witnesses say they went to walk their dog and their left their door unlocked, and during that time, the suspect went into their home and stole an Xbox and shoes. The victims punched the suspect in the face twice before he was arrested.
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