Nyah Binghi Tafari Adderley
(Walhalla, SC)————————————–A Fort Lauderdale, FL man remains in custody today, at the Oconee County Detention Center, after his arrest late last week on multiple charges related to vehicle break-ins.
30 year old Nyah Binghi Tafari Adderley, of NW 15th Street, remains in jail on a combined $34,000 surety bond. Adderley was booked into the Oconee County Detention Center last Friday evening, around 8:42pm, after being transported from the York County Detention Center.
In all, Adderley has been charged with four counts each of Breaking into a Motor Vehicle and Petit Larceny, as well as two counts of Financial Transaction Card Fraud.
After an investigation by the Criminal Investigations Bureau, an Investigator has charged Adderley with breaking into four separate vehicles (a 2018 Subaru Outback, a 2019 Toyota Highlander, a 2015 Honda CRV and a 2010 Toyota Corolla) at South Cove County Park on October 15th of this year. The investigation began after deputies from the Uniform Patrol Bureau responded to the crime scenes.
In each instance, Adderley is charged with stealing a purse from each vehicle and taking credit cards and other items. At two separate businesses, Adderley used a victim’s credit card to obtain Visa Gift Cards. The value of one of the gifts cards was approximately $510.25 while the value of the other gift card was approximately $506.01.
The Oconee County Sheriff’s Office is continuing its investigation.