Theft

Newport News man charged after allegedly stealing Williamsburg work truck, police say

Newport News man charged after allegedly stealing Williamsburg work truck, police say

Williamsburg police have charged a Newport News man in connection with a work truck allegedly stolen in June.

Orestes Thomas Guerra, 32, was charged with grand larceny on Aug. 13, according to Williamsburg Police Department spokesman Maj. Greg Riley.

On June 6 at about 7:30 p.m., Williamsburg police were called to the area of Penniman Road and Parkway drive after they received a report of a stolen vehicle, according to Riley.

A worksite foreman told the investigating officer a Ford F250 truck was stolen, Riley said.

The truck was located on June 6 in the 700 block of Motoka Drive [sic] in Newport News, according to Riley.

The officer identified Guerra as a...

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