For immediate release: November 25, 2022
[UPDATE] Suspects arrested in connection with Robbery at Miles Market
LYNCHBURG, Va. – Lynchburg Police Department (LPD) arrested the suspect in connection with the robbery at Miles Market, 1112 Rivermont Ave.
On November 25, 2022 at approximately 11:00 a.m., with assistance from members of our community, LPD located the suspect vehicle in the 800-block of Pierce Street.
Further investigation led officers to a nearby residence where the female suspect, identified as Ayanna Janee Paige, 28, of Lynchburg was located and arrested without incident. Paige has been charged with Robbery and is being held at Blue Ridge Regional Jail without bond.
Wilbert Lee Ward, 66, of Lynchburg was also arrested related to this incident. Ward was charged with Obstruction of Justice and transported to Blue Ridge Regional Jail where he was released on bond.
Anyone with information about this incident is asked to contact Detective Bond at 434-455-6161 or Crime Stoppers at (888) 798-5900. Enter an anonymous tip online at P3Tips.com or use the P3 app on a mobile device.