Campobello home robbed, Landrum man charged with first-degree burglary, grand larceny

Published 12:56 pm Friday, August 20, 2010

Eddie Travis Taylor, 36, of 5466 N. Highway 14, Landrum, was charged on Tuesday with first-degree burglary and grand larceny, value between $2,000 and $10,000, According to a Spartanburg County Sheriffs Office report.

The sheriffs office report says Taylor is accused of breaking into a vacant house on Mount Lebanon Road in Campobello on the morning of July 27 and stealing numerous items, including various electronics and jewelry.

According to the report, one of Taylors friends told authorities Taylor had been to his home with some of the stolen property and was looking for help selling it.

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Taylor admitted to the crime, the report says, and returned some of the stolen items to the owner.