On July 4, a burglary and grand larceny was reported in the 600 block of 9th Street in Altavista. Altavista Police responded and based on a canvas of the neighborhood; suspects were developed in the case.
Investigator D. E. Tyree obtained warrants for Breaking and Entering with intent to commit a felony and grand larceny for James Colby Holland, 33, of 810 8th Street, Altavista and Landy Mychelle Clay, 42 of 810 8th Street Altavista. Both were arrested on July 8 and both were charged with possession of marijuana subsequent to the arrest.
Holland and Clay were transported to the Blue Ridge Regional Jail in Rustburg.
If you have information about this crime or others, please contact the Altavista Police Department at 434-369-7425 or the Central Virginia Crimestoppers at 1-888-798-5900