Authorities in Bedford County, Lynchburg investigate weekend restaurant burglaries

Lynchburg & Central Virginia News

LYNCHBURG, Va. (WFXR) – Police in Lynchburg and deputies with the Bedford County Sheriff’s Office are working together by investigating a string of burglaries that occurred this past weekend in each locality.

On Sunday, April 11, the Lynchburg Police Department received reports of three separate burglaries that occurred overnight at three Chinese restaurants, including:

  • Trust Chinese Restaurant at 2221 Florida Avenue
  • Good Taste Chinese Restaurant at 7701 Timberlake Road
  • King House Chinese Restaurant at 2509 Memorial Avenue

At all three locations, police say the front door was broken and some cash was taken.

Also on Sunday, the Bedford County Sheriff’s Office received a report of a burglary at Beijing Chinese Restaurant at 12130 East Lynchburg Salem Turnpike in Forest.

At this location, authorities say two individuals wearing dark-colored clothing broke into the store around 5 a.m.

If you have any information about any of the above incidents, call Detective Bond with the Lynchburg Police Department at (434) 455-6161, Investigator Cucci with the Bedford County Sheriff’s Office at (540) 586-4800, or CrimeStoppers at (888) 798-5900.

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