Man charged with West End gun thefts

This is an archived article and the information in the article may be outdated. Please look at the time stamp on the story to see when it was last updated.

HENRICO COUNTY, Va. — A Goochland man was arrested and charged in connection a break-in and theft from The War Store in Henrico’s West End.

“Officers responded to a business in the 10400 block of Ridgefield Parkway on October 20, 2016 at approximately 1 a.m. to investigate a commercial alarm. Upon arrival, officers found a window to the business had been broken out. Multiple items had been stolen from this business, to include firearms,” a Henrico Police spokesman said. “After a lengthy investigation, Jamal Roland was identified as one of the perpetrators and was arrested on January 24.”

Roland, 25, was charged with Burglary, Larceny, and Possession of a Firearm by a Felon.

A $5,000 reward was being offered for information leading to an arrest and conviction. The reward was made up of two $2,500 rewards offered by the ATF and the National Shooting Sports Foundation (NSSF). Anyone with information was asked to call the ATF at 1-800-ATF-GUNS (800-283-4867).