Salisbury: Teenage Couple Busted Tuesday for Alleged Park Ave. Break-in // 84 Year-Old Man Victim of Attempted Park Ave Break-in Monday

Posted on May 9, 2018

RFP Staff

♦ Salisbury Police sources report that Justin Amir Cousin, 19, and Bricara Wilson, 16, both of Salisbury, were both arrested a short distance from each other early Tuesday morning in the 600 block of Park Avenue.  The pair were being sought for an alleged break-in in the Park Avenue area. Officers drove up on the couple as they were separating on foot and quickly took the pair into custody without further incidents early Tuesday morning.

Justin Amir Cousin:

Charges Justin Amir Cousin:

Justin Amir Cousin’s Previous Record:

Bricara Wilson:

Charges Bricara Wilson:

600 Park Avenue, Salisbury, N.C.:


RFP Staff

♦ According to Salisbury Police sources Louis Ernest Manning, 84, of 2354 Statesville Blvd and Elizabeth Leigh Manning, 57, of 536 Park Avenue were victims of a “burglary-attempted forcible entry” at 536 Park Avenue when a burglar attempted to enter the home by jimmying open the front door with a pry tool late Monday evening.  The front door was damaged from the attempt (Estimated value $150). The crime was reported to 911 Dispatch at 11:28 p.m. and brought Salisbury Police into one of the city’s high crime areas near Cannon Park.

At this time no connection has been made by Salisbury Police between this attempted burglary and the arrests of Justin Amir Cousin, 19, of Salisbury and Bricara Wilson, 16, in the 600 block of Park Avenue.

Top of the page of the SPD Incident Report of the attempted break-in at 536 Park Avenue:

Manifest of damaged property at 536 Park Avenue from the SPD Incident Report:

Location 536 Park Avenue, Salisbury, N.C.:

Citizens having any knowledge about this crime is urged to call the Salisbury Police at 704-638-5333. If you fear retribution, want to remain anonymous and possibly collect a reward of up to $1,000, information can be submitted 24/7 via the web: or by calling the Salisbury-Rowan Crime Stoppers at 1-866-639-5245.

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