Man arrested after driving car into store building, stealing cash

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A man has been arrested and charged after reportedly drove a car into a store and then stole money from the cash register this summer.

The Henry County Sheriff’s Office said the burglary happened on August 5, 2018 at the Figsboro General Store in the 3800 block of Figsboro Road in Martinsville.

The incident caused a significant amount of damage to the building and an unknown amount of money was stolen.

47-year-old Carl Anthony Harding was arrested on Tuesday in Fieldale, Virginia.

He is being charged with one count of breaking and entering, two counts of destruction of property, and one count of larceny. 

Harding is currently being held in the Henry County Jail without bond.

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