News release: The Lynchburg Police Department is investigating two recent thefts on Wards Rd. The first occurred on March 4, 2016 at the Walmart located at 3900 Wards Rd. The second occurred on March 14, 2016 at the Kroger located at 2 012 Wards Rd. Between the two incidents, over $300 worth of grocery and general merchandise items were taken. The individual seen below is suspected in other unsolved theft cases as well as the ones mentioned above. Anyone who can identify this suspect is asked to contact Officer A. M. Lucy with the Lynchburg Police Department at 434-455-6060 x521, or call 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.