Police: Man Arrested For Attempting to Break into Ex-Girlfriend's Home


Law enforcement arrested an Afton man after they say he tried to break in to the home of his ex-girlfriend.

Daniel Menefee, 27, of Afton

AUGUSTA COUNTY, Va. (WHSV) -- Law enforcement arrested an Afton man after they say he tried to break into the home of his ex-girlfriend.

Daniel Menefee, 27, of Afton, is now facing multiple charges due to the incident that happened on Steeles Lane in Raphine, according to the Augusta County Sheriff's Office.

He faces an assault and battery charge, a breaking and entering a dwelling with the intent to commit a felony charges as well as a possession of marijuana charge.

Earlier this week, law enforcement officials say Menefee tried to get inside the home of his ex-girlfriend when some sort of a scuffle happened at the door with the mother of his ex-girlfriend.

Menefee ended up running away; however, the girl's family knew him.

They told law enforcement about what happened and officers arrested Menefee at his home.


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