February 29, 2015
At 8:00 p.m. Monday night February 22, 2016, Bedford County 911 dispatchers received a call from Lovers Lane Road. The caller advised he heard gun shots being fired from a vehicle as it was passing his residence.
A short time later, dispatchers received a call from a male who advised his vehicle had been shot at. The caller gave dispatchers a possible license plate number of the suspect vehicle and said it was black in color. Bedford County Sheriff’s deputies along with Va. State Police responded to the area.
As a result of the joint investigation conducted by the Bedford County Sheriff’s Office and the Virginia State Police, three Bedford men have been charged in the incident.
On Thursday February 25, 2016, Rodney O. Anthony, age 19, and Brandon M. Banks, age 19, were arrested and charged with discharging a firearm from a vehicle, displaying a firearm in a threatening manner and robbery by use of a deadly weapon.
On Saturday, February 27, 2016, Christian L. Goff, age 18, was arrested and charged with the same three crimes. All three men are being held in the Bedford Adult Detention Center without bond.