On December 18th, 2019, a victim reported to the Goldsboro Police Department her debit card had been stolen and used to make at least three fraudulent purchases. During the ensuing investigation, the GPD identified two suspects.
Felony warrants were secured on 34-year-old Nicole M. Rugkit of Goldsboro and 50-year-old James S. Suggs of Smithfield for one count each of Financial Transaction Card Theft and Possession of Stolen Goods/Property, as well as three counts each of Obtaining Property by False Pretense.
On July 31st, Suggs was arrested by the Johnston County Sheriff’s Office in Smithfield. Suggs was held at the Johnston County Jail in lieu of a $25,000 secured bond.
Rugkit was arrested Monday in Seven Springs. She was placed into the custody of the Wayne County Detention Center under a $15,000 secured bond.