Woman accused of stealing car, using it for break-in


Pictured above: Victoria Lee McGhee – Picture courtesy of the Iredell County Sheriff’s Office


Sheriff Darren Campbell stated: Between Friday, October 18, 2019 and Sunday, October 20, 2019, the Iredell County Sheriff’s Office received several reports to include: larceny of a motor vehicle, breaking or entering of a motor vehicle, and multiple larcenies in the Statesville area.

The estimated amount of stolen property to include the stolen vehicle and various tools was over 3,000.00 dollars.

Property Crimes Detectives worked with the victims, and other witnesses to gather evidence to lead to the location of the stolen vehicle. Detectives were able to recover the vehicle, and positively identify it as the same vehicle that was used in the breaking entering.

Detectives were able to link all three incidents together, and identify Victoria Lee McGhee as the suspect. The total amount of recovered stolen property was 2,000.00 dollars.

Victoria Lee McGhee was arrested on Sunday, November 10, 2019 by the Iredell County Sheriff’s Office. She was charged with: Felony Larceny of Motor Vehicle, Felony Breaking and Entering of a Motor Vehicle, and Misdemeanor Larceny. It was determined she also had three outstanding warrants for Failure to Appear. She was taken before Magistrate M. Nethken who issued McGhee a 15,000.00 dollar secured bond on these charges.

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