Hanover, VA – On August 3, 2016, at approximately 11:50 p.m., Hanover deputies responded to Laurel Meadows subdivision for a possible larceny from vehicles. Once on scene deputies located an unoccupied suspicious vehicle located close to the entrance of the neighborhood. Deputies immediately set up a perimeter around the neighborhood, covering all entrances and exits. While deputies were conducting foot patrol they came across two suspicious subjects.
The subjects were detained and property belonging to residents in the neighborhood was found on their person and in their vehicle. The subjects, Demontre Banks, 20, and Quincy Moody, 20, both of Henrico, were arrested and charged with multiple counts of credit card theft and larceny. A majority of the stolen property was returned to the owners.
“I am exceptionally proud of our deputies. Due to the teamwork and quick thinking, they were not only able to apprehend the suspects in the act but were able to return stolen property to the rightful owners,” said Colonel David R. Hines, sheriff.
The Hanover County Sheriff’s Office reminds its citizens to lock their vehicles and to hide or remove valuables. If you have been the victim of a larceny from your vehicle and are missing property, please contact the Hanover County Sheriff’s Office.
Anyone with further information about this incident is asked to contact the Hanover County Sheriff’s Office at (804) 365-6140 or the Metro Richmond Crime Stoppers at (804) 780-1000. Citizens can also text Crime Stoppers at 274637 (CRIMES), using the keyword “iTip” followed by their tip. Both Crime Stoppers methods are anonymous, and can result in a reward of up to $1,000.