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Two wanted for multiple catalytic converter thefts

Freddie Lee Willard Jr. and Sammy Earl Bowman

PATRICK COUNTY, VA – Two men are wanted by the Patrick County Sheriff’s Office in connection to multiple catalytic converter thefts.

41-year-old Freddie Lee Willard Jr. and 51-year-old Sammy Earl Bowman, both from Little Dan River Road in Claudville, were captured on surveillance footage and were identified as suspects.

On September 15, the sheriff's office reported that they were working several catalytic converter thefts mainly targeting large box and work trucks.

The thefts reportedly occurred in Patrick, Henry and Franklin counties, and the city of Martinsville.

If you have any information on the whereabouts of Willard or Bowman, you should call Lieutenant Steve Austin at 276-692-5950 or the Patrick County Sheriff’s office at 276-694-3161.

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