Crime log

July 14

Theft from a Motor Vehicle, Dixie Airport Road, Madison Heights; an unknown offender stole a license plate from a vehicle parked at a residence

Petit Larceny, Wright Shop Road, Madison Heights; an unknown offender stole gas from a local business

July 15

Property Damage, Galt’s Mill Road, Madison Heights; an unknown offender damaged a vehicle parked on the side of the road

Drug Violation/Possession of Firearm by Convicted Felon, Richmond Hwy., Gladstone; a Bedford man, 24, was charged

July 16

Obtain Money by False Pretense, Greenwood Drive, Madison Heights; an unknown offender fraudulently received money from an individual via a phone call

False Pretense, Moss Rock Road, Amherst; an unknown offender fraudulently used a credit card to make a purchase

July 17

Theft of Motor Vehicle Parts, Campbell Street, Madison Heights; an unknown offender stole license plates from a vehicle parked at a residence

Property Damage, Galt’s Mill Road, Madison Heights; an unknown offender damaged a piece of logging equipment parked on private property

July 18

Drug Violation, S Amherst Hwy., Madison Heights; a Madison Heights man, 43, was charged

Petit Larceny, S Amherst Hwy., Madison Heights; an unknown offender stole merchandise from a local business

Breaking and Entering/Property Damage, Bryant Road, Madison Heights; an unknown offender broke into a residence and damaged property

Breaking and Entering/Property Damage, Grants Hollow Road, Monroe; an unknown offender broke into a residence and damaged property

Credit Card Fraud, S Amherst Hwy., Madison Heights; an unknown offender fraudulently used a credit card to purchase merchandise

Theft from a Motor Vehicle, Woodson Road, Roseland; an unknown offender stole tags from a license plate of a vehicle parked at a residence

July 19

Possession of Firearm by Felon/Possession of Weapon/Ammo by Felon, Shenandoah Avenue, Madison Heights; a Madison Heights man, 30, was charged

Obstruction of Justice, Shenandoah Avenue, Madison Heights; a Madison Heights man, 19, was charged

Possession of Marijuana/Possession of Drug Paraphernalia, Shenandoah Avenue, Madison Heights; a Monroe woman, 19, was charged

Grand Larceny, McGann Road, Madison Heights; an unknown offender stole miscellaneous items from a vehicle parked at a residence

Robbery, Main Street, Madison Heights; an unknown offender stole a wallet from a victim on the side of the road

Public Intoxication, S Amherst Hwy., Madison Heights; a Madison Heights man, 54, was charged

Destruction of Property, Draper Drive, Madison Heights; an unknown offender damaged the siding of a residence

July 21

Drug Violation, Richmond Highway, Amherst; a Madison Heights man, 49, was charged

Speeding, U.S. 29 N Business, Madison Heights; a Lynchburg man, 34, was charged

Counterfeiting, S Amherst Hwy., Madison Heights; an unknown offender passed a counterfeit bill at a local business

July 22

Property Damage, Mays Street, Madison Heights; an unknown offender damaged a vehicle parked at a residence

Assault on Law Enforcement Officer, Riverview Road, Madison Heights; a Madison Heights man, 31, was charged

July 27

Malicious Wounding, Firearm: use in Commission of Felony, Lyttleton Lane, Madison Heights; a Lynchburg man, 22, was charged

Burglary/Destruction of Property, S Amherst Hwy., Madison Heights; an unknown offender broke into a local business, damaged property and stole miscellaneous items

Trespassing, Elon Road, Madison Heights; two Monroe men, ages 58 and 41, were charged

Petit Larceny, S Coolwell Road, Madison Heights; an unknown offender stole a bike from a residence

Source: Amherst County Sheriff’s Office

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