From the Amherst County Sheriff’s Office: The office investigated a recent complaint of larceny from Virginia Auto Parts and has cleared that along with a previous crime there. On January 26th, a report was made of over $1,000 in batteries being taken during the night at Virginia Auto Parts. Investigators were able to track the sale of those batteries as well as batteries that were taken December 12th, again from Virginia Auto Parts. Arrested were; Christopher Alan Mason, a 33 year old male of Lakeside Drive Lynchburg, and Victoria Leigh Lovell, a 50 year old female also of Lakeside Drive Lynchburg. Mason is currently being held on a secured bond in Blue Ridge Regional Jail. Both Mason and Lovell face a preliminary hearing April 23rd in Amherst County General District Court.