Update - July 3, 2015
The Waynesboro Police Department has charged a local woman with two felonies stemming from the April 24th theft at the BP Station. Diana Elizabeth Pacheco, 31 years old, is facing Grand Larceny and Credit Card Theft. The Police Department received numerous tips from the community after requesting assistance from the media and the surveillance images were publicized.
Pacheco was wanted by several jurisdictions and was subsequently arrested in Waynesboro on June 15 and held at Middle River Regional Jail. Charges in the BP theft were obtained on June 27 after investigating officer interviewed her. She remains at MRRJ without bond.
Previous Release - May 3, 2015
The Waynesboro Police Department is requesting assistance from the public to help identify a woman who stole $200 in cash and a debit card from a Staunton woman at a city gas station last weekend. On April 24 at approximately 8:00 PM, the 22 year old victim was at the BP Station, 2900 West Main Street, making a purchase. She had cash in an envelope and took $20 out to pay for her merchandise. She set the envelope, which contained an additional $200 and a debit card, on the counter. After receiving her change, she left the store forgetting the envelope. When she got to her vehicle, she realized her mistake and went back in the store but couldn’t find her property.
Surveillance images provided by the store show a slender white female with blonde hair and dark roots approach the register and finding the envelope. It also appears that she has a tattoo on the underside of her right forearm. She inspects the envelope’s contents and leaves the store with it after completing her purchase. The suspect was two customers behind the victim. Surveillance images captured outside the store show her getting into a dark colored 4 door vehicle.
Anyone with information in this incident is asked to call Officer J Feazell at the Waynesboro Police Department at (540) 942-6675 or Central Shenandoah Crime Stoppers at 1(800)322-2017. Information given to Crime Stoppers may be given anonymously. Callers with information that lead to an arrest in this case are eligible for a cash reward.