UPDATE: Lynchburg police say tips to Crimestoppers helped them to first identify and today arrest the man and woman they seek as suspects in the theft of a generator this month from the Old Forest Road Walmart. Police say they are 28-year-old Brandon Powell and 29-year-old Shannon Casey. Police say both are jailed.
PREVIOUSLY from Lynchburg Police: The suspects in this case have been identified as follows: Brandon Michael Powell – 28 year old male. Shannon Marie Casey – 29 year old female. Last seen operating a maroon Chevrolet S10 pickup bearing VA/ VGZ-5921. Both subjects are currently wanted for Grand Larceny. Thank you to all those who submitted tips through Crime Stoppers
From Lynchburg Police: The Lynchburg Police Department is seeking information regarding a Larceny from Walmart on Old Forest Rd. On November 2, 2017 at approximately 11:00 am, a white male and white female entered Walmart and selected a Power Mate 2000 Watt Generator valued at $488.00. The suspects attempted to exit the store with the generator through the garden center however they were stopped by an employee who asked to see their receipt. The suspects then walked back through the store and exited the general merchandise doors, passing all points of sale and exiting without paying. The suspects left the scene in an unknown direction of travel. Officers responded to the scene and were able to obtain photos of the suspects. Anyone with information regarding this case or the identity of the suspects is asked to contact Officer A. Turner at (434) 455-6060 x 611 or call Crime Stoppers at 1-888-798-5900. Visit the updated Central Virginia Crime Stoppers Website at cvcrimestoppers.org or contact Central Virginia Crime Stoppers via TEXT, send “CVCS” plus your message to 274637.