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2 arrested in connection to Hopewell burglary

Posted at 4:50 PM, Mar 02, 2020
and last updated 2020-03-02 16:50:06-05

HOPEWELL, Va. – Two men have been arrested in connection to a burglary in Hopewell.

Tijuan Lamar Phillips, 19, and Markel Trevon Smith, 20, were arrested without incident in Petersburg Monday by the U.S. Marshals Regional Fugitive Task Force along with assistance from The ATF Richmond Field Office.

Phillips and Smith were wanted on charges of burglary and grand larceny.

Both men are being held at Riverside Regional Jail.

Police ask anyone with information to provide on any other wanted person or crime, to contact the Hopewell Police Department at (804) 541-2222.