HANOVER, Va. – On March 11, 2016, at approximately 3:00 a.m., Hanover deputies responded to the Goodwill store in the 10200 block of Washington Highway for a burglary alarm. Once on scene deputies discovered a window to the pedestrian door was broken.
While deputies were checking the perimeter of the building, they observed a white male inside the store. Deputies identified themselves to the male who fled to the back of the store. The suspect ran out of a door on the rear of the business. Due to the perimeter deputies had established on the business, the suspect was taken into custody without incident.
The suspect, a juvenile, was charged with breaking and entering, petit larceny, and destruction of property. The suspect is being held at Merrimac Detention Facility. “I’m exceptionally proud of the teamwork displayed by our deputies. Their rapid and coordinated response helped ensure no additional businesses would be victimized.”
If you have any information on this incident, please contact the Hanover County Sheriff’s Office at 804-365-6140.