An Altavista man turned himself in to the Virginia State Police Tuesday (May 21) and was arrested on two felony counts of Perjury/False Written Statement (*Code of Virginia 18.2-434). *The Virginia State Police Bureau of Criminal Investigation's Appomattox Field Office initiated the investigation last June into allegations related to the election campaign of Timothy H. George, 57, for a seat on the Altavista Town Council. On May 20, 2019, a Campbell County grand jury handed up the two indictments against George.
George was released on his own recognizance. The investigation remains