A transaction set up online goes bad, and, now, two arrests are made in the case.
The Wayne County Sheriff’s Office has announced 25-year old Marcus Matthews McKinney Cobb and 30-year old Chester Lee McNeil, Jr. have both been charged with felony common law robbery. Cobb and McNeil allegedly stole a woman’s money March 14th when she met the two Goldsboro men at the Saulston Food Mart. The woman had reportedly come across an item for sale on social media, and when she showed up to purchase the item, Cobb and McNeil allegedly grabbed her cash and drove off. They were identified as suspects during the investigation. McNeil was held on a $2,000 secured bond, while Cobb was arrested in Greenville held on a $20,000 secured bond.