Lynchburg authorities searching for pair they say stole cash, donation jar from auto repair shop
Alleged burglary happened Friday morning
LYNCHBURG, Va. – Authorities are searching for two people wanted in connection with a store burglary, according to the Lynchburg Police Department.
Police say officers were dispatched to 4526 Campbell Avenue for a reported burglary Friday just before 7:30 a.m.
When officers arrived, they found that the business office of Endurance Auto Repair was broken into between 2 and 3 a.m.
The owners reported an undisclosed amount of cash stolen from the business along with a donations jar being used to raise money for the Burundi Hope Project, a nonprofit organization with a goal to help educate children in Africa.
Video surveillance shows two people going through the offices for several minutes before leaving the scene.
The first suspect is described as wearing a black hoodie with a Nike check on the left chest, dark-colored pants with blue shorts underneath, black shoes and a cover over their face. They also seem to be holding an electronic device in their hand.
The second suspect is described as wearing a dark hoodie, dark-colored pants with light colored plaid shorts underneath and a cover over their face.
Anyone with information is asked to call Detective Duncan at 434-455-6178.
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