Man Arrested Following Overnight Search
A man wanted following an overnight search was arrested Friday morning around 9:30 in Frederick County. Timothy Berry, 45, of Winchester was taken into custody at the 7-Eleven on North Frederick Pike. He was then transported to Winchester Medical Center.
Berry is charged with felony abduction, felony possession of a firearm by a convicted felon, and misdemeanor brandishing of a firearm. Winchester Police were called to the 500 block of York Avenue just before 10 p.m. Thursday. It was reported that Berry had brandished a firearm and was still inside the residence. The SWAT team secured the area and evacuated residents inside the apartment. York Avenue was blocked off.
Berry was wanted out of Frederick County for revoked probation/grand larceny auto theft, revoked probation/felony petty larceny, and revoked probation/unauthorized use.
This press release was prepared by Lauren Cummings, Police Community Relations/Crime Prevention Specialist. (540) 545-7548 (office) Lcummings@ci.winchester.va.us
Posted 6-28-2013 - Click Here to return to the main Press Release page.