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      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.

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