One Arrested After Martinsville Home Invasion

Martinsville, VA - One person is under arrest and another person is wanted for a home invasion in Martinsville.

The Sheriff's Office says an 88-year-old man was sleeping on the morning of June 16 when two men came into his home on Stuart Ridge Road.

The victim says one of the intruders stood over him and asked for all of his money, and then took several things from the house.

Among the stolen items were two handguns, a safe, a jewelry chest, and about $33,000 in cash and coins.

Conley Dowell, 33, was arrested and charged with robbery and grand larceny.

If you have any information about another suspect, call Henry County Crimestoppers at 276-63-CRIME.