Three Lynchburg men arrested in connection to August armed robbery

Marcus Parker, Christopher Tucker and Dontae Spinner (left to right) Credit: Lynchburg Police Department (Copyright by WSLS - All rights reserved)

LYNCHBURG (WSLS 10) - Lynchburg police announced on Monday that they arrested three men in connection to an armed home invasion and robbery that happened in mid-August.

Dontae Spinner, 18, Marcus Parker, 22, and Christopher Tucker, 20, all of Lynchburg, each face one count of breaking and entering, two counts of robbery and one count of using a firearm in the commission of a felony.

Police say that on August 19 at about 11:08 a.m., they responded to a 911 call in the 1000 block of Floyd Street for a burglary and robbery that had just happened.

The victims reported that four men entered their home, robbed the three of them at gun point and then ran away.

Anyone with information regarding this incident is asked to contact Detective D. W. Clarke at 434-455-6174 or call Crime Stoppers at 1-888-798-5900. Visit the Central Virginia Crime Stoppers website at www.cvcrimestoppers.org to enter a web tip, or text "CVCS" plus your message to 274637.