Arrest Made in Construction Site Theft
Lynchburg, VA - Lynchburg Police have arrested a man they say stole some construction materials from a site twice last month.
31-year-old Leonard Eugene Blackwell is charged with two counts of grand larceny.
According to police, he stole plywood sheets and roofing paper from Wheatland Court on September 11th. There was a similar theft from the site in August.
Investigators say they searched Blackwell's home and found about $10,000 worth of stolen construction equipment.