WILMINGTON, NC (WECT) – An officer with the Wilmington Police Department spotted a man riding a bicycle with no light on Dock Street just after midnight Saturday.
According to police, the man hid behind a parked Jeep and dropped a large item, which was later discovered to be a Ryobi chop saw. When an officer tried to get up with him, the man fled north on the bicycle across Market street.
The officer eventually took the man in custody and found a pry bar and cutters in his possession.
Police charged 54-year-old Nathaniel Bellamy with possession of burglary tools, hinder & delay, and an outstanding order for arrest for failure to appear.
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