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Fredericksburg Police Beat: Dollar Tree employees robbed by thugs waiting for store to close

Dollar Tree, 3061 Plank Road, 9/5, 10:00 p.m. Two employees and one other male were leaving the business shortly after closing. As the manager was entering her vehicle, two unknown males ran toward her from the wood line. The manager locked herself in her vehicle and the suspects attempted to get into the vehicle. The two suspects then made the other two victims get on the ground and took a wallet, a backpack, and a bag of items purchased from the store.

Stafford Sheriff wants to make Wayne a ‘Jail Byrd’ for sticking up banks

Wayne Byrd is also a person of interest in a bank robbery that took place in Spotsylvania County on the same day, September 30, 2014 at the PNC Bank at 5436 Jefferson Davis Highway. In that robbery the suspect entered the bank, demanded money from a teller and left with an undisclosed amount of cash.