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    9/2/2014

    On 08/31/14 a female reported that someone had entered her unlocked car and removed a tin that contained several of her credit cards. She was later notified that someone had attempted to use the credit cards at the Walmart on Wards Rd. around 0330 hrs. on 8/31/14. Further investigation shows that both of the credit cards were in fact used to make purchases at the Wards Rd. Walmart.  Suspect descriptions are as follows:
    Suspect #1 – Late teens to early twenties, wearing a blue t-shirt and camouflage pants.
    Suspect #2 – late teens to early twenties, wearing a blue t-shirt and blue jeans.
    Suspect #3 – late teens to early twenties, wearing a gray tank top and blue jeans and a dark colored baseball cap.

    The Lynchburg Police Department’s Criminal Investigation’s Division is investigating the credit card theft and credit card fraud.  
    Anyone with information regarding this incident is asked to contact  Crime Stoppers at 1-888-798-5900.  Visit the Central Virginia Crime Stoppers website at www.cvcrimestoppers.org to enter a web tip, or text “CVCS” plus your message to 274637.


    8/26/2014

    Between August 15 and August 20, 2014, an unknown suspect or suspects used a bucket truck (or another vehicle capable of lifting an individual to a street light) to remove an LED light and transformer from two light poles belonging to VDOT. The two poles are directly across the street from Chipotle Mexican Grill located in the 4000 blk. of Wards Rd. Total loss $1600

    Anyone with any information regarding this crime or the identity of the suspects, is asked to call Detective K. Mitchell at (434) 455-6122 or Crime Stoppers at 1-888-798-5900, or visit the Central Virginia Crime Stoppers website at www.cvcrimestoppers.org to enter a web tip, or text “CVCS plus your message” to 274637.


    5/6/2014

    On 4/17/2014 two males entered Wal-Mart, located at 3900 Wards Road, and purchased numerous gift cards with several stolen credit cards.

    Suspect #1: White or Hispanic, approx. 5'8" 180lbs wearing a DC Shoe Company hooded sweatshirt, blue jeans, tan boots

    Suspect #2: White or Hispanic, approx. 5'9: 160lbs. wearing a long sleeve gray shirt, blue jeans, and tan boots

    The males appear to be driving a silver Dodge Charger or Chrysler 300.


     
    Anyone with any information regarding this crime or the identity of the suspects, is asked to call Detective K.S. Mitchell at (434) 455-6122 or Crime Stoppers at 1-888-798-5900, or visit the Central Virginia Crime Stoppers website at www.cvcrimestoppers.org to enter a web tip, or text “CVCS plus your message” to 274637.

    Note:  The person who provided tip number CSI-378-2272 needs to contact Lieutenant R.S. Trent with the Lynchburg Police Department at 455-3747. The call should be placed Monday through Friday between the hours of 8:30 a.m. and 4:30 p.m.
     


    4/22/2014

    Sometime between 4/11/14 and 4/13/14 someone entered the property of Hawkins-Graves Inc. and stole two heat pumps that were located on the roof of the business. This business is located at 2210 Florida Ave. Total loss amounts to around $3000.

     
    Anyone with any information regarding this crime or the identity of the suspects, is asked to call Detective D.W. Clarke at (434) 455-6174 or Crime Stoppers at 1-888-798-5900, or visit the Central Virginia Crime Stoppers website at www.cvcrimestoppers.org to enter a web tip, or text “CVCS plus your message” to 274637.

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