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Waynesboro Police Arrest Man on Burglary Charges

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Douglas Leon Leftwich II Douglas Leon Leftwich II

A Waynesboro man turned himself in and now faces charges for breaking into a convenience store.

Douglas Leon Leftwich II, 24, was identified as a suspect in the Royal Mart burglary in September. He is charged with felony breaking and entering and misdemeanor petit larceny and destruction of public property.

Leftwich was released on bond and has another court date Friday, September 27. 

Waynesboro Police Department Press Release

Update – September 20, 2013

The Waynesboro Police Department has arrested a Waynesboro man for the September 6th burglary of the Royal Mart Convenience Store. On today's date, Douglas Leon Leftwich II, 24 years old, surrendered himself at the Waynesboro Police Department on a felony charge of breaking & entering and two misdemeanors, petit larceny and destruction of private property.

Leftwich was named as a suspect after the Police Department released a surveillance image of him to media outlets on September 10. The Police Department received several calls from tipsters upon seeing the image.

He was released on a personal recognizance bond. He is scheduled to appear September 27, 2013 in Waynesboro General District Court for an advisement hearing.

Previous Release - September 10, 2013

The Waynesboro Police Department is investigating a burglary at a city business that occurred early Friday, September 6, 2013. At approximately 2:20 AM, officers responded to the Royal Mart convenience store, 185 E Broad St, for an alarm at the business. When officers arrived, they found a glass door that had been shattered. The officers entered the business but found no one inside. A check of the surrounding area yielded no suspects. When store staff arrived, they determined that several containers of lottery tickets had been stolen.

The suspect is described as a black male, 20 to 25 years old, 5'10" with a thin build. A photo of the suspect is attached.

Anyone with information is asked to call the Waynesboro Police Department at (540) 942-6675 or Central Shenandoah Crime Stoppers at 1(800)322-2017. Information given to Crime Stoppers may be given anonymously. Callers with information that lead to an arrest in this case are eligible for a cash reward of up to $1000.

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