Man accused of stealing cache of weapons in custody

Charles A. Gray Jr. Source: Hopewell PD
Charles A. Gray Jr. Source: Hopewell PD

HOPEWELL, VA (WWBT) – Hopewell and ATF investigators have arrested a man accused of breaking into a home and stealing various firearms.

24-year-old Charles A. Gray Jr. is accused of burglarizing a Hopewell home in early June.

According to police, Gray broke into a home in the 1700 block of City Point Rd. and took an assortment of assault rifles, handguns and ammo from an open gun safe.

Gray now faces burglary and grand larceny charges.

He is being held without bond at the Riverside Regional Jail for those and multiple unrelated charges stemming from several other burglaries in the city.

Police continue to search for many of the stolen weapons. Anyone with information is asked to call Crime Solvers at 541-2202. You can text-a-tip anonymously. Simply add "274637 (CRIMES)" to your Contacts list on your cellular phone and then text "igotcha" along with your message/tip.

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