Several of the burglaries happened in the Tanglewood neighborhood off of Rocky Ridge Road. Source: WBRC video
L-R: Luke Lovelady and Melissa McGill. Source: Vestavia Hills Police Department
Joseph Warr is also wanted on a burglary charge in the same area. Source: Vestavia Hills Police Department
VESTAVIA HILLS, AL (WBRC) -
A string of robberies leads Vestavia Hills Police to capture two suspects and issue a warrant for one more.
Police arrested 22-year-old Melissa McGill and 24-year-old Luke Lovelady for receiving stolen property and additional charges could be filed in the coming days. Officers are still searching for 27-year-old Joseph Warr who is wanted on a burglary charge.
Police believe McGill and Lovelady are involved in a rash of break-ins in the Tanglewood neighborhood. They say Warr is wanted because of burglaries at a residence located off of Rocky Ridge Road.
Lt. Brian Gilham warns other over the mountain communities to be vigilant.
"There has been a notable increase in the over the mountain community and throughout the region in the residential burglaries in the last few months," he said.
If you have any information pertaining to these cases or know the location of Joseph Warr, contact the Vestavia Hills Police Department at 205-823-1153.