Lynchburg man spotted riding a stolen motorcycle in broad daylight leads to 3 arrests

Police recovered multiple big-ticket items as a part of the arrests

Lynchburg police cars
Lynchburg police cars (WSLS)

LYNCHBURG, Va. – Lynchburg police arrested three people and recovered thousands of dollars worth of stolen items after an officer saw someone driving a stolen motorcycle, according to the Lynchburg Police Department.

On Wednesday, shortly before 5 p.m., the officer saw a man with an outstanding warrant driving a stolen motorcycle and enter a residence in the 800 block of Greenfield Drive.

Police negotiated with the man for nearly an hour; however, he did not leave the building.

When police executed a search warrant, they arrested that man, Gage Plourde, as well as Dillon Webber and Amber Pollard.

Police said that in addition to the arrests, they recovered two motorcycles, a vehicle, a firearm, checkbooks and a debit card.

Plourde, 25, is charged with grand larceny, three counts of receiving stolen goods, failure to comply with a court order and obstructing justice.

Webber, 20, and Pollard, 35, are each charged with receiving stolen goods and obstructing justice.

All three are from Lynchburg.


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