generic police lights

A former Warrenton business owner has been charged with grand larceny following a joint investigation by the Warrenton Police Department and the Virginia State Police. The Warrenton Police began the investigation upon receiving a complaint after the business owner moved to another state. 

According to Lt. Timothy M. Carter, Warrenton’s interim chief of policeAnthony “Tony” Wilcox, 53, of Leola, Pennsylvania, is a former Fauquier County resident and the owner of Tony D. Wilcox, LLC Antique and Collectable Firearms in Warrenton. It is alleged Wilcox withheld payment for weapons that were consigned to him for sale. 

The Warrenton Police Department and the Virginia State Police are requesting that anyone who may have had similar consignment business with Tony D. Wilcox, LLC Antique and Collectable Firearms, where payment has been withheld or where similar circumstances exist, contact authorities: Detective Sergeant Scott Arnold at 540-347-1107, ext. 232, or aarnold@warrentonva.gov or Special Agent Bradley Gregor of the Virginia State Police at 540-829-7400 or Bradley.gregor@vsp.virginia.gov.

(0) comments

Welcome to the discussion.

Keep it Clean. Please avoid obscene, vulgar, lewd, racist or sexually-oriented language.
PLEASE TURN OFF YOUR CAPS LOCK.
Don't Threaten. Threats of harming another person will not be tolerated.
Be Truthful. Don't knowingly lie about anyone or anything.
Be Nice. No racism, sexism or any sort of -ism that is degrading to another person.
Be Proactive. Use the 'Report' link on each comment to let us know of abusive posts.
Share with Us. We'd love to hear eyewitness accounts, the history behind an article.