Leland Police report

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By Staff Report

Leland police investigated the following incidents and made the following arrests in the last two weeks. All information is taken directly from police incident and arrest reports.

Death Investigation

At 9:20pm on Dec. 16, detectives of the Leland Police Department responded to 1222 Maple Tree Drive in reference to a male subject who was found deceased in the apartment.

Bryan Eric Coyan, 42, was found in his bedroom and was non-responsive at the time.

The death appears to be accidental and the police do not suspect any foul play; however police will wait for a medical examiner’s report before making that any official ruling.

More details will be released as they become available.

Dec. 15

Larceny of several vehicle parts from a location on Village Road.

Dec. 16

Larceny of a purse from an unsecured vehicle parked on Village Road.

Breaking and entering and larceny of items from a residence on Hill Lane.

Dec. 17

Lenny Fernando Torres-Rivera, 20, 9274 Central Boulevard, Winnabow, cited for multiple traffic infractions and possession of marijuana and possession of drug paraphernalia. Torres-Rivera was arrested on two orders for arrest from New Hanover County.

Dec. 18

Larceny of property from a residence on Village Road.

Dec. 19

Runaway juvenile reported after a verbal argument led to the juvenile leaving home without telling parents where he was going.