Recent police activity near campus

Longwood community, In the past two days, non-LUPD police have been involved in two vehicle chases adjacent to campus. - The first, on Wednesday, Sept. 9, involved two suspects wanted in North Carolina. Farmville Police followed the suspects westbound on Buffalo Street and eventually made an arrest near Industrial Park Road, on the outskirts of Farmville. - This afternoon, Sept. 10, a Virginia State Police trooper attempting a routine vehicle stop followed a car up High Street adjacent to campus before making an arrest on Rt. 460 near Prospect. Both situations are resolved, and the suspects in both cases are in police custody.