FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
March 29, 2019
Loudoun County, VA- Detectives with the Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office have arrested two Washington, DC men in connection with an auto theft and commercial burglary in Ashburn.
On March 21, 2019, at approximately 4:13 a.m., LCSO deputies responded to the AT&T store located in the 43000 block of Junction Plaza for a report of a burglary. It was determined the suspects’ forced entry into the store and stole a safe before fleeing the area prior to the arrival of law enforcement. During the investigation it was determined the suspects drove a Ford pickup, later determined to have been stolen from 20000 block of Isherwood Terrace in Ashburn.
The suspects were later apprehended in Washington D.C. with the assistance of the Metropolitan Police Department.
The suspects were identified as David J. Walker., Jr., 33 and Harold D. Castle, 30, both of Washington D.C. Walker and Castle were both arrested and charged with Auto Theft, Conspiracy to Commit an Auto Theft, Burglary, and Conspiracy to Commit a Burglary, Grand Larceny, and Conspiracy to Commit a Grand Larceny.
Walker is being held at the Loudoun County Adult Detention Center without bond and Castle is being held at the DC Central Detention Facility pending extradition to Virginia.