Screen grab

In this screen grab of surveillance video released by the sheriff's office, the second of two hooded burglars enters a Brookneal convenience store Jan. 23 through a hole smashed through a glass front door.

BROOKNEAL — The Campbell County Sheriff’s Office and Brookneal Police Department are currently investigating two breaking and entering incidents that occurred Thursday, Jan. 23 at approximately 2:45 a.m.

Both incidents occurred on Lusardi Drive in Brookneal; one at the Jiffy Food Store and the other at Express Lane, according to a CCSO news release.

Authorities encourage anyone who has information regarding these break-ins to contact the Campbell County Sheriff’s Office at 434-332-9574 or call Crime Stoppers at 1-888-798-5900. Citizens may enter a tip online by visiting: or using the P3 app on a mobile device.

As always, be sure to check out the Wednesday print edition of The Union Star for a full report on Brookneal area news.