Thursday, February 2, 2017

West Cary Street Attempted Burglary

February 2, 2017
At approximately 11:33 a.m. on Tuesday, Jan. 3, police responded to the 2600 block of West Cary Street to take a report of an attempted burglary.

Surveillance footage shows around 6 a.m. on Monday, Jan. 2, the suspect forced entry through a rear door. Once he gains entry, he walks into the business’ office and begins to search several file cabinets. He also checked several lockers prior to leaving empty-handed.
The suspect is described as a black male with a light complexion, dark hair and a full beard. He is approximately 35 to 44 years old, around 5’6” in height with a stocky build. At the time he was wearing a dark knit cap, black shirt, black pants, black shoes and black leather gloves.

Anyone with any information about this incident is asked to call Third Precinct Detective Alexandra Davila at (804) 646-1069 or Crime Stoppers at 780-1000. Citizens can also text Crime Stoppers at 274637, using the key word “ITip” followed by your tip or submit a tip online at