Deputies: Three people caught trying to steal car in Southampton County

Posted at 3:03 PM, Jan 15, 2013
and last updated 2013-01-15 15:03:02-05

Officials say on Monday at around 11:57 a.m., the Southampton County Sheriff’s Office received a call about trespassers who were allegedly on Mary Hung Road.

When deputies arrived on the scene, they found three people in the act of stealing a car they say. 

Charles Wellington, 47, of Franklin; Melvina Cross, 38, of Courtland and Alvin Spruill, 23, of Franklin were all arrested and charged with trespassing and grand larceny.

They have all been released on bond.