A teenager and another behind bars in Lenoir Co after chase

KINSTON, N.C. (WNCT) – The Lenoir County Sheriff’s Office reported the arrest of two males connected to a chase and a stolen car.

Deputies say 17-year-old Nicholas Edwards stole truck from Harvey Circle on Thursday.

On Friday, deputies spotted the truck and tried to pull it over.

Deputies then say Edwards and 21-year-old Henry Hicks Jr. tried to run.

They caught up with Hicks at the scene.

They say the combed the area and found Edwards hiding in a ditch.

Nicholas Edwards
Nicholas Edwards

Nicholas Xavier Edwards  – Age 17

  • Charges: Larceny of Motor Vehicle (F), Possess Stolen Motor Vehicle (F), Flee/Elude Arrest W/MV (F), Resisting Public Officer, No Operators License, Injury To Personal Property
  • Bond: $ 31,000 Secured
  • Henry Hicks, Jr.
    Henry Hicks, Jr.

Henry Hicks Jr.   – Age 21

  • Charges: Resisting Public Officer
  • Bond: $ 1,000 Secured

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