The Vance County Sheriff’s Office announced Wednesday that two men have been arrested and charged in separate incidents – one involving theft of catalytic converters and the other with breaking into vehicles in the Dabney community.
According to information from Sheriff Curtis R. Brame, the criminal investigation division of the sheriff’s office arrested Dakota Wilson of Chase City, VA on Tuesday on three counts of felony larceny and three counts of injury to property to obtain non-ferrous metal – catalytic converters. The thefts were concentrated in the southern part of the county. Wilson was given a $120,000 bond and transported to the Vance County Detention Center. He has a court date of Nov. 16, 2021.
Orlando Lucas of Kittrell was arrested on Monday and charged with two felony counts of breaking and entering of a vehicle and one count of felony larceny. He was placed in Vance County Detention Center under a $60,000 secured bond. He has a first court appearance on Dec. 20, 2021.