Two Suspects Arrested with an Additional Suspect Still Wanted in Connection to Commercial Burglaries Investigation
The Hampton Police Division has apprehended two suspects involved in multiple commercial burglaries with another suspect that is still at large.
On March 27, 2017, at approximately 3:00 a.m., multiple suspects forced entry into the AT&T Mobile store located in the 2100 block of Coliseum Drive. Once inside the business the suspects removed multiple cell phones and fled from the area in an unknown location.
On April 5, 2017, at approximately 5:38 a.m., three suspects forced entry into the Cricket Wireless store located in the first block of West Mercury Boulevard. Once inside the business the suspects removed multiple cell phones and fled from the area in an unknown location.
As a result of the investigation two of the suspects have been identified and charged for their involvement in both incidents. Keko Marcellous Hancox, a 22-year-old Newport News man, with a last known address in the 700 block of Hampton Avenue, and Rayshawn Evonta Brown a 19-year-old Newport News man with a last known address in the 400 block of Crescent Way, have both been charged with two counts of Burglary, two counts of Grand Larceny, and two counts of Conspiracy to Commit Burglary. They both remain in custody of the Hampton City Jail.
Rashad Khalid Lowery, a 22-year-old Newport News man with a last known address in the 1st block of Colony Square Court, has been identified and currently has outstanding warrants on file for two counts of Burglary, two counts of Grand Larceny, two counts of Larceny with the Intent to Sell, two counts of Obtaining Money by False Pretenses, and two Counts of Conspiracy to Commit Burglary.
Anyone with information that will assist police is encouraged to contact the Hampton Police Division at 727-6111 or the Crime Line at 1-888-LOCK-U-UP. Tipsters can also send an anonymous tip via text message to the Crime Line by texting "HAMPTONPDTIPS plus your tip" to 274637 (CRIMES). Crime Line callers remain anonymous and never appear in court. If a Crime Line call results in an arrest, the caller is eligible for a reward up to $1,000.00.
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Sergeant Matt Bond will receive questions about this release at (757) 727-6638.