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Man held in break-in
Bobby Lee Davis
Wednesday, September 25, 2013
A Martinsville man has been charged in connection with Monday’s break-in at the Market Square Market.
Bobby Lee Davis, 39, of 19 Dena Drive, Martinsville, has been charged with breaking and entering with intent to commit larceny and petty larceny, according to a Martinsville Police Department news release.
Around 1 a.m. Monday, officers responded to the market at the corner of Market Street and Lester regarding an alarm, the release stated. There, they discovered the front door glass broken out and it appeared as though some items may have been taken from the store, the release added.
Upon reviewing the store surveillance video, it was discovered that a man allegedly threw a large cinderblock through the front door, entered the business and stole a few items, the release stated.
Davis is being held in the Martinsville City Jail.
The investigation is continuing. The police department asks that anyone with information about the incident call 403-5300 or Crimestoppers at 632-7463.