Police make arrest in connection to string of robberies

Police make arrest in connection to string of robberies
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HENRICO, Va. (WWBT) - A man has been arrested in connection to a string of robberies in Richmond and Henrico.

Police said between Feb. 1 and Feb. 4, there was a series of commercial robberies:

  • 3700 block of Mechanicsville Turnpike
  • 10 block of N. Nansemond Street
  • 4500 block of Jefferson Davis Highway

Lundy Wayne Lynch, 48, of Henrico, was arrested in Richmond on Feb. 4 in connection to the robberies.

Multiple warrants were obtained for robbery, use of a firearm in the commission of a felony and possession of a firearm by a felon.

FBI-Richmond Central Virginia Violent Crime Task Force, Chesterfield Police, the Henrico Police Division, Richmond Police, and New Kent County Sheriff’s Office all worked together on the case.

“Metro-Richmond is fortunate to have these men and women who have built relationships among area agencies, working together to keep our communities safe,” says Lieutenant Matt Pecka.

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