Felony arrests made in Buxton RV break-in

Published 2:54 pm Tuesday, October 6, 2020

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The Dare County Sheriff’s Department has reported that on October 1, 2020 at approximately 3:27 p.m., C-District deputies responded to a breaking and entering near Hwy 12 and Barley Lane in Buxton.

When the deputies arrived, they found individuals had broken into a drivable RV that was located on the property, according to DCSO.

Madison Paige Hershberger, 24, of Buxton, was arrested and charged with misdemeanor breaking and entering and released.

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On October 5, 2020, after reviewing the case, the misdemeanor charges were dropped and warrants were taken out for Hershberger and Wyatt Hayes Kennedy, 30, of Buxton for felony breaking and/or entering a motor vehicle.

Kennedy and Hershberger were located and arrested at approximately 9:44 p.m. in the Buxton area and taken to the Dare County Detention Center. Both are currently under a one million dollar bond, according to DCSO.


Madison Paige Hershberger. Courtesy DCSO


Wyatt Hayes Kennedy. Courtesy DCSO



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