NC man cracks grandfather’s safe, taking guns, medication and cash, deputies say
MARION, N.C. (WSPA) – Deputies in McDowell County arrested a man after they say he cracked a safe and stole money, guns and medication from his grandfather.
CLICK FOR LARGER IMAGE AND MORE N.C. MUGSHOTSDanny Joseph Jimison, 27, of Marion is charged by the McDowell County Sheriff’s Office with larceny, safecracking and possession of a firearm by a felon.
Investigators say Jimison lives at the same home as his grandfather on Tiptop Drive.
The victim reported on December 6 that someone broke into his safe while he was out of town. Four firearms, medication and money with a total worth of $3,100 was taken, according to deputies.
Authorities said the investigation led them to Danny Joseph Jimison and two other suspects.
Steven Edward Hamm, 44, of Marion and 36-year-old Joshua Keith Rumfelt of Nebo were previously charged with the same crimes.
Deputies say some of the grandfather’s stolen property has been recovered.