Man sought in alleged church burglaries


A man is being sought in connection with alleged church burglaries, according to Patrick County Sheriff Dan Smith.

Jason Jarmaine Younger, 35, of Fairystone Park Highway in Stuart, is wanted on two counts each of grand larceny and breaking and entering, Smith said.

Iron Belt Christian Church allegedly was burglarized on Feb. 9, according to Smith.

Fresh Harvest Christian Church allegedly was burglarized on Feb. 20, he added in a release.

Both churches are located in the Fairystone/Woolwine area of Patrick County, Smith said, adding that numerous items, including music and sound equipment, were among property missing from the churches after the alleged incidents.

Anyone with information on Younger’s location is encouraged to contact Smith at (276) 692-7012 or Patrick County Sheriff’s Investigator Steve Austin at (276) 692-5950.


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