BOTETOURT Co., Va. (WDBJ7) — 39-year-old Goodview man accused of breaking and entering into several businesses in Botetourt Co. was arrested in Georgia.
Deputies said 39-year-old Ricky Eugen Gillespie Jr, 39, of Goodview was stopped and arrested on Friday, June 21 in Georgia while driving a stolen vehicle that was used during the Botetourt County break-ins.
On Tuesday, June 25, Botetourt County Sheriff’s Office traveled to Effingham County, Georgia to follow-up on the investigation. Deputies gathered evidence that linked Gillespie to the June 19 breaking and entering.
Gillespie is being held in Effingham County Georgia Jail with no bond. He is also being held on Effingham County Charges.