Update: Third arrest in New Bern pizza delivery driver robberies

NEW BERN, N.C. (WNCT) – The New Bern Police Department has arrested a 16-year-old and two brothers they said were robbing pizza delivery drivers.

Police announced the arrest of 16-year-old Nathan Sheptock on the afternoon of Oct. 3rd. New Bern Police say the teenage charges for Saturday robbery along with two other robberies earlier this year. All the robberies involved pizza delivery drivers.

Isaiah Gibbs, 19, and Hakeem Gibbs, 18, both face a number of robberies with a firearm charges on Oct. 2nd.

Isiah Gibbs was arrested on Monday in relation to the robbery of a driver on Saturday, police said. New Bern police said further investigation revealed Isaiah Gibbs and Hakeem Gibbs were involved in two more robberies of pizza delivery drivers, one on May 10 in the Madison Avenue area and one on June 30 near Red Robin Lane.

Both brothers have their first appearance in Craven County District Court on October 3. Sheptock’s first appearance is scheduled for Ocotober 4th.

The Saturday robbery happened just before 6 p.m. on Sept. 30.

New Bern Police said a pizza delivery driver reported two men approached him/her and demanded money near Red Robin Lane. The suspects then ran off with an undisclosed amount of cash.

Police say the two men were wearing Halloween costumes with masks.


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