LYNCHBURG, Va. (WFXR) – The Lynchburg Police Department is looking for a suspect in a burglary investigating after an incident that occurred at Mervin’s Auto Repair on the morning of August 17th.

According to police, around 3:10 am on Thursday, officers arrived at Mervin’s Auto Repair, located at 1140 Park Avenue.

There is little information available at this time, but police say the suspect had fled the scene before their arrival.

Police say the investigation is ongoing and that the suspect may be connected with additional burglary attempts. If you have any information regarding the incident, please contact Detective Hall at 434-455-6155 or Crime Stoppers at (888) 798-5900. An anonymous tip can also be made online using or by downloading the P3 app on any mobile device. A cash reward from Crime Stoppers of up to $1,000 may be available for tips that lead to an arrest in this crime. 

WFXR News will continue to update you with new information as it is released.

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