Police: Man, woman arrested after stealing generator from Walmart

Shannon M. Casey and Brandon M. Powell (Lynchburg Police)

UPDATE: 3:30 p.m.

Lynchburg Police said Brandon M. Powell, 28, and Shannon M. Casey, 29 have been taken into custody to the Blue Ridge Regional Jail.


LYNCHBURG, Va. (WSET) - Lynchburg Police have identified two suspects connected to a larceny at the Walmart on Old Forest Road.

Police say Brandon M. Powell, 28, and Shannon M. Casey, 29, are each charged with one count of grand larceny, and were identified through Crime Stoppers tips.

According to police, the two were seen taking a Power Mate 2000 Watt Generator worth $488 on November 2.

Lynchburg Police say the two were last seen in a maroon pickup truck with Virginia license plate VGZ-5921.

Anyone with information on Powell and Casey should call Officer A. Turner at (434) 455-6060 x 611 or call Crime Stoppers at 1-888-798-5900.

You can also text "CVCS" and your message to 274637 or enter a web tip here.

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