The Bedford County Sheriff’s Office is looking for two men who stole more than 50-thousand dollars’ worth of cigarettes from the Express Tobacco on Forest Road early yesterday morning. Authorities say the men smashed the front door of the shop and quickly grabbed the cigarettes, then left in a white Kia sedan. A surveillance picture is at WLNI.com. Anyone with information should call the Bedford County Sheriff’s office or Central Virginia Crimestoppers.
Here is more information from the Bedford County Sheriff’s Office:
On 12-13-2022 the Bedford County Sheriff’s Office responded to a burglary at the Express Tobacco located at 18013 Forest Road. Two masked and gloved males were seen entering the building after smashing the front door. Once inside the two males quickly made away with a large number of cigarette cartons in excess of $50,000. The suspects appear to be operating a white Kia sedan.
The Sheriff’s Office requests that anyone with information to contact Investigator Ellis at 540-586-4800, dispatch at 540-586-7827 or Central Virginia Crime Stoppers at 1-888-798-5900 or enter your tip online at http://p3tips.com or use the P3TIPS app on your mobile device. Crime Stopper callers remain anonymous and could receive a cash reward up to $1,000.00.