Two Men Arrested for Stealing From Danville Storage Units
Danville, VA - Two Danville men are behind bars after police say they were caught stealing from storage units.
Officials say at around 2:30 a.m. Wednesday, a police officer found the two men and a suspicious looking vehicle next to some open storage units at the Econo Storage Facility on Riverside Drive.
Both men, Justin Merritt, 27, and Monsijour Merritt, 30, were arrested and charged with burglary and grand larceny. They are reported to be cousins.
Monsijour was also charged with possessing a firearm after being convicted of a felony and possession of marijuana with intent to distribute.
Merritt is currently being held in the Danville City Jail under a $15,000 secured bond. Justin Merritt is currently being held in the Danville City Jail under no bond. The investigation is continuing.