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UPDATE: Two men in custody following Cross Lanes Go-Mart breaking and entering

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Deputies say this man got undressed outside of a Go-Mart in Cross Lanes, WV while his passenger took four bank bags from inside. Deputies say this man got undressed outside of a Go-Mart in Cross Lanes, WV while his passenger took four bank bags from inside.
Gay Washington and Tyler Williams both have warrants issued for their arrest. Gay Washington and Tyler Williams both have warrants issued for their arrest.
Tyler Williams appearing before a magistrate in Kanawha County, WV after turning himself in. Tyler Williams appearing before a magistrate in Kanawha County, WV after turning himself in.
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UPDATE:

Two men suspected in a theft at a Cross Lanes, WV Go-Mart are both in custody.

Tyler Williams, 22, of Cross Lanes turned himself in at the Kanawha County Magistrate Court.  Williams will be charged with breaking and entering.

Gay Washington, the other man accused in the theft turned himself in to custody on Sept. 10.

(RELATED NEWS: Man turns himself into police following Go-Mart theft)

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UPDATE:

Police have issued warrants for two men they suspect took bank bags from a Go-Mart in Cross Lanes, WV on Monday.

Tyler A Williams, 22, of Cross Lanes and Gay Washington, 38, also of Cross Lanes, both have warrants issued for their arrest.  Williams is being charged with breaking and entering.  Washington is being charged with accessory before the fact to breaking and entering.

The Kanawha County Sheriff's Office is actively searching for both suspects.  Police say that thanks to the publics assistance they were able to identify the two men from surveillance video.  Anyone with information on the two men is asked to call 304-357-0169 or submit a tip to the KCSO website.

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ORIGINAL:

About 5 a.m. Monday two men in a truck pulled into the Go-Mart in Cross Lanes, WV.  The passenger went into the rear entrance of the store and into the office and took bank bags.  

Detective Sean Snuffer with the Kanawha County Sheriff's Office said investigators do not know whether the door was unlocked or if he used something to pry it open.  Detective Snuffer said, "We are concerned anytime when someone is brazen enough to go into a convenience store, with the clerk inside, and just remove items out of there."  

While the passenger was inside the business, the driver got out of the black Ford Ranger, striped down to his underwear and socks, and tried to get into the locked bathrooms in the back of the business.

"It is unusual.  I have not seen it before," said Detective Sean Snuffer with the Kanawha County Sheriff's Office.  "This man pulls into the store, gets out of his truck and apparently disrobes down to his underwear."

Snuffer said he has no idea why he would want to take his clothes off, but added that he is interested in asking him.  "We're asking the public for help in identifying him," he said.  "At some point, while we're interviewing him, if he decides to talk to us, we'll ask him what the purpose was in disrobing."

The two men made off with four bank bags from the office of the store.  No word on the amount of cash that was in them.  The clerks working inside say they were assisting other customers and didn't notice either of the men who broke in.

Detective Snuffer said they do have persons of interest identified in connection with the burglary.  So far, no arrests have been made.