Staunton police investigating commercial burglaries

Staunton police investigating commercial burglaries
Surveillance footage provided by the Staunton Police Department (Source: SPD)

STAUNTON, Va. (WVIR) - Police are investigating several burglaries and attempted burglaries of businesses around Staunton.

Authorities say burglaries were reported at LSK Properties, LLC and Table 44 Restaurant Thursday, May 21. Attempted burglaries were also reported at Crucible Coffee, Little’s Attorney Office, Newtown Bakery, and Mommy and Me Consignment.

Surveillance footage shows the suspect was wearing a dark, hooded sweatshirt, blue jeans, gloves, tan boots, and a dark backpack. Police say a man matching this description was seen in the area of W. Beverley Street and S. Waverly Street at midnight.

All incidents are under active investigation and anyone with information is asked to call either the Staunton Police Department at 540-332-3842 or Crimestoppers at 1-800-322-2017. Callers to Crimestoppers may remain anonymous and are eligible for cash rewards.

05/21/2020 Release from the Staunton Police Department:

On May 21, 2020, multiple commercial burglaries were reported to the Staunton Police Department. Burglaries were reported at LSK Properties, LLC located at 630 Charles St and Table 44 Restaurant, located at 300 Church St Suite A. Attempted burglaries were also reported at Crucible Coffee, located at 300 Church St Suite B, Little’s Attorney Office, located at 300 Church St Suite C, Newtown Bakery, located at 960 W. Beverley St, and Mommy and Me Consignment, located at 632 Charles St.

Surveillance footage indicates the suspect was wearing a black hooded sweatshirt, blue jeans, black gloves, tan boots, and a black backpack during the burglaries. A male matching this description was seen in the area of W. Beverley St and S. Waverly St at midnight on May 21.

All incidents remain under active investigation. Anyone with information about these incidents is asked to call either the Staunton Police Department at 540.332.3842 or Crimestoppers at 1.800.322.2017. Callers to Crimestoppers may remain anonymous and are eligible for cash rewards.

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