Burglar crashes into Chesterfield police supply store in brazen gun heist


CHESTERFIELD, Va. (WRIC) — Chesterfield Police are searching for the burglar responsible for a brazen gun store heist early Saturday morning.

The police say a male suspect drove a white Mercedes SUV into the front of the Town Police Supply store around 1 a.m., before smashing display cases and making off with an unknown number of firearms.

While the vehicle was recovered a short distance away, no suspect was arrested.

The suspect, who was captured on surveillance video, is described as a Black male around 5’8″, with an average build.

If you have any information, call Chesterfield Police at (804) 748-1251 or Crime Solvers at (804) 748-066.

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