Man charged after caught crawling towards victim's bed, leaves shoes

- The Statesville Police Department is investigating after a stranger was found at the foot of a victim's bed.

Willie Gresham is being charged with first degree burglary arrest after a resident reported waking up to him crawling on his hands and knees towards their bed.

The incident happened at the 200 block of N. Kelly Street on Thursday.

The victim told police Gresham got up and ran off once the victim noticed him, he left his shoes behind.

He has been given a secured bond of $50,000.

The police department is investigating a rash of burglaries on this street that have taken place in the last several weeks.

The investigation is ongoing to determine if there are any connections, according to police.

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