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UPDATE: Beckley Police asking for assistance in identifying burglary suspects

BECKLEY, W.Va. (WVVA) - UPDATE: The Beckley Police Department has arrested Richard Greene, 33 of Mabscott, and charged him with Daytime Burglary in reference to the video posted on the department's Facebook page.

Greene was taken to Southern Regional Jail pending arraignment.

Some of the stolen property has been recovered, but the identity of the second person is still under investigation.

Richard Greene of Mabscott


Edgewood Drive Burglary_Slow Motion

UPDATE January 20, 2020 at 4:30 p.m. “Cpl Cook and officers from the Beckley Police Department arrested Richard Greene, 33 of Mabscott at approximately 2:55 p.m. and charged him with Daytime Burglary. Some of the stolen property has been recovered and the identity of the second person involved is still under investigation.”“The Beckley Police Department would like to thank the concerned citizens who called in with information that helped in identifying Greene. These quick results are possible when the public and the police department work together.” The investigation is ongoing. Greene was taken to the Southern Regional Jail pending arraignment. *All subjects are presumed innocent until proven guilty in a court or law.*### Original Post:For Immediate Release:January 19, 2020 at 10:10 p.m.Information released by Lt. David S. Allard"The Beckley Police Department is asking for your assistance in identifying the males in the below video in reference to a burglary that occurred on January 19, 2020 at approximately 8:30 a.m. on Edgewood Drive in Beckley. Anyone with information on the identity of the subjects is asked to contact Cpl. Naomi Cook with the Beckley Police Department at 304-256-1720 or CrimeStoppers of West Virginia via their free P3 Tips app available at www.crimestopperswv.com. Cash rewards may be paid for information leading to an arrest in this case."*All subjects are presumed innocent until proven guilty in a court of law.*###

Posted by Beckley Police Department on Sunday, 19 January 2020

BECKLEY, W.Va. (WVVA) - Yesterday at approximately 8:30 a.m. on Edgewood Drive in Beckley, a home was burglarized.

Anyone with information on the identity of the subjects is asked to contact Cpl. Naomi Cook with the Beckley Police Department at 304-256-1720.

According to the post, "Cash rewards may be paid for information leading to an arrest in this case."

UPDATE January 20, 2020 at 4:30 p.m. “Cpl Cook and officers from the Beckley Police Department arrested Richard...

Posted by Beckley Police Department on Sunday, 19 January 2020

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