Amherst Co. Deputies Investigate Several Car Break-Ins

Amherst Co., VA - Officials in Amherst County are reminding people to lock their car doors, especially around the holiday season.

The Amherst County Sheriff's Office is investigating after eight vehicles that were broken into in one neighborhood this week.

Officials say all of the break-ins happened Tuesday afternoon and early evening.

All of the vehicles were parked along South Amherst Highway at a variety of businesses - from La Caretta to Carter's Bank and Trust.

In all cases, the windows of the cars were busted out.

If you have any information, officials ask that you call Crime Stoppers at 888-798-5900.