Man arrested in Cary 'grab and go' thefts

Photo of Cary theft suspect who hit a Walgreens and Exxon store on Friday, July 26. (Courtesy: Cary Police Dept.)

August 1, 2013 11:05:16 AM PDT
Police say they've arrested the man seen in surveillance video grabbing money from store cash registers.

Joshua Daniels Jacobs, 28, of Cheswick Place, Cary, is charged with two counts of misdemeanor larceny. Police say he admitted to stealing the cash. If convicted, he faces up to 20 months in jail.

The incidents happened Friday, July 26. A cash register at the Walgreens at 1210 Kildaire Farm Road was cleaned out of money. About an hour later, the same thing happened at the Exxon gas station at 1720 Walnut Street.

» Click here to see surveillance video of the incidents. «

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