West End repair shop crime leads to stolen gift card shopping spree

Posted at 11:51 AM, Dec 11, 2013
and last updated 2013-12-11 14:04:56-05

HENRICO COUNTY, Va. (WTVR) – Police are looking for the people who broke into a West End auto repair shop, stole credit and gift cards and used them around town.

“On November 26, 2013, suspects broke into a car repair business in the 5600 block of W. Broad Street. Several American Express gift/credit cards were stolen and have been used at multiple retail locations throughout the metro Richmond area,” Henrico Police wrote in an email. “Detective learned the suspects may be operating a dark colored Chevy Impala or Malibu.”

Police described the suspect as:

  • Black male – Dark hooded sweatshirt, camouflage pants
  • Black male – Light colored knit cap, white t-shirt with gray undershirt, gray pants
  • Black male – Dark jacket, blue jeans
  • Black female – Pink hooded sweatshirt with a large design on the back, tan pants

Anyone with information about this crime is asked to call Henrico Police at (804) 501-5000 or Crime Stoppers at (804) 780-1000.