Police Search for Man who Stole Car Batteries

Car From Auto Shop

Lynchburg, VA - The Lynchburg Police Department is investigating a number of thefts at Laslie's Auto Body shop in Lynchburg.

Police say someone, or a group of people, broke into several cars that were parked in the lot of the business on October 25 and took several car batteries from the cars. The batteries were then sold to one of the local scrap metal facilities.

Detectives are trying to identify the person caught on a surveillance video.

If you have any information, call Crime Stoppers at 1-888-798-5900, visit the Central Virginia Crime Stoppers website at to enter a web tip, or text "CVCS plus your message" to 274637.