NC men charged with stealing $50K worth of socks

Posted at 10:32 AM, Sep 16, 2013
and last updated 2013-09-16 10:32:35-04

KERNERSVILLE, N.C. – Two Greensboro men were arrested early Sunday and charged with stealing $50,000 worth of socks from a HanesBrands Inc. distribution center in Kernersville. That’s according to a report from

The arrests came as part of an investigation into the loss of about $2 million worth of merchandise over the past two years, town police said. Byron Keith Kearney, 48, and Henry Gerard Jackson, 32, were each charged with felony larceny and felony breaking and entering.

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