Man arrested for crimes against children
From the Pitt County Sheriff’s Office
A Grimesland man has been arrested in connection with crimes committed against a minor.
The Pitt County Sheriff’s Office received a report from the Department of Social Services regarding a possible crime involving a juvenile on June 8, 2021.
As a result of the investigation, Thomas Elvin Jenkins, 72, of Grimesland, was arrested on June 24, 2021. He has been charged with three counts of Indecent Liberties With a Child. He is being held in the Pitt County Detention Center under a $150,000 secured bond.