YORKTOWN, Va. (WAVY) — Authorities have now made four arrests after the Freight Shed in Yorktown was recently vandalized.
The York-Poquoson Sheriff’s Office first announced on Wednesday that Justin Wayne Wenzel was arrested on April 19 and charged with breaking and entering and felony destruction of property, after they shared photos of the suspects in a Facebook post on Friday, April 15.
On Thursday night they announced 20-year-old Lane Michael Greer and 21-year-old Maxwell Davis had also been arrested. They’re charged with entering a dwelling with intent to commit larceny, destruction of property and petit larceny.
On Friday afternoon, they announced 21-year-old Fontez Tremain Smith was arrested on Friday and faces the same charges.
Police say all suspects are from Newport News, and one other male suspect has been identified.
“We would like to thank our community for all of the tips that came in to help identify the individuals who were witnesses or involved in the incident,” they wrote on Facebook.
Deputies say the vandalism happened sometime between 10 p.m. April 13 and 8 a.m. on April 14 at the waterfront venue that’s a popular wedding spot.
Deputies say there was extensive damage to the inside of the building and the HVAC system. A fire extinguisher that was used to cause damage was also stolen.
Anyone with information is asked to call the Crime Line at 1-888-LOCK-U-UP or our FB Tip Line at (757) 890-4999 and reference #2001535.