Police Charge Man With Grand Larceny

By: WHSV Newsroom Email
By: WHSV Newsroom Email

WINCHESTER, Va. -- The Winchester Police Department arrested a man Thursday evening for stealing a number of items from a home in the city.

Matthew James Elliott, 27, is charged with grand larceny.

On July 8, officers responded to the 300 block of Fairview Avenue for a burglary. A man said he came home to find that someone had broken into his house and stolen a number of his firearms, a knife, a gaming system, and lawn equipment.

An investigation led detectives to Elliott, who they arrested on Thursday at about 6 p.m. and taken to the Northwestern Regional Adult Detention Center where he was released on a $5,000 unsecured bond.

All of the items taken from the home on Fairview Avenue were recovered. Additional charges are pending.

WHSV.com is happy to provide a forum for commenting and discussion. Please respect and abide by the house rules:

Keep it clean, keep it civil, keep it truthful, stay on topic, be responsible, no links, share your knowledge, and please suggest removal of comments that violate these standards.

powered by Disqus
50 North Main Street Harrisonburg, VA 22801 540-433-9191 - Switchboard 540-433- 4028 - Fax 540-433-2700 - News Fax

WSVF Public Inspection File

Copyright © 2002-2014 - Designed by Gray Digital Media - Powered by Clickability 266814671 - whsv.com/a?a=266814671
Gray Television, Inc.