Car jacking in forest

The vehicle stolen resembles the one pictured here.

Early morning on Wednesday, November 2, the Bedford County Sheriff’s Office responded to the Wal-Mart Neighborhood Market located in Forest at approximately 12:45 A.M for the report of armed robbery and car jacking.

At approximately 12:40 A.M an unknown light-colored sedan blocked the victim’s vehicle from entering into Forest Road. Two black male subjects exited the light colored sedan and forced the victim out of his vehicle at gun point.

At this time, neither the victim’s vehicle, a 2020 Red Mazda CX-5 Virginia License/56504HM (picture is similar), nor the suspect’s vehicle have been located.

We request that anyone with information on this case to contact Inv. Ellis at 540-586-4800, dispatch at 540-586-7827 or Central Virginia Crime Stoppers at 1-888-798-5900 or enter your tip online at or use the P3TIPS app on your mobile device. Crime Stopper callers remain anonymous and could receive a cash reward up to $1,000.00.