HPD responded to Blue Ridge Bank, located at 563 Neff Avenue, at approximately 4:30 a.m. due to an alarm activation. Upon arrival, a man was discovered inside the bank.
The suspect was identified as Jordan Romano, 23, of Harrisonburg. According to a press release from the city of Harrisonburg, he was apprehended without incident. Romano reportedly entered the bank through the roof.
Romano was charged with felony breaking and entering, felony possession of burglarious tools and property damage.
HPD’s Major Crimes Unit is continuing the investigation.
HPD requests that anyone who may have witnessed this incident or has other related information contact HPD’s Major Crimes Unit by calling (540) 437-2640. Those wishing to remain anonymous can contact Crime Solvers by calling (540) 574-5050 or by texting “HPD” and their tip to CRIMES (274627).
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