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Danville, VA Police Department Media Releases

Posted on: May 2, 2018

Criminal Identity Theft Incident

Brain Lamont Terry Jr

The Danville Police Department is currently investigating a criminal identity theft incident that occurred during the month of April. The Weekly Arrest Report and Arrest Photos Report posted May 01, 2018 have been republished due to an ongoing investigation into a recent identity theft incident. Brian Lamont Terry Jr was arrested by Police on 4-26-18. Terry is currently under investigation for fraudulently and criminally assuming the information of Taquan Mikel Williamson at the time of the arrest. The reports listed Williamson’s name and personal information but associated Terry’s photo to the charges. Steps are underway to nolle prosequi the charges against Williamson. All published reports are prefaced with the following disclaimer: Name and address information on this report was supplied by individual at time of arrest


05-01-18 weekly Arrest Report and Arrest Photos Report entry:

Fraudulent Information

Name: WILLIAMSON, TAQUAN MIKEL Address: 422 CEDARBROOK DR DANVILLE VA

Date of Birth: 12/94

Arrest Date: 4/26/2018

 Charges: SHOPLIFTING, CONCEALMENT, PRICE ALTER MERCHANDISE >=$200    


Actual Information

Name: Brian Lamont Terry Jr

Address: 333 Southland Dr. Danville VA

Date of Birth: 08/99

Brian Lamont Terry Jr is currently wanted by the Danville Police on charges of:

  • Fail to Appear / Obtaining Money by False Pretense / Unauthorized Use of a Vehicle / Probation Violation

Additional charges are pending for: 

  • Possession of Marijuana / Identity Theft (multiple counts) Felony Shoplifting / Possession of a Concealed Weapon


Anyone with information about Terry’s whereabouts is asked to call 911 immediately. Information can forwarded to Danville Crime Stoppers at (434) 793-0000, the Danville Police Department at (434) 799-6508, or via our crime tips email at crimetips@danvilleva.gov  Information given will remain confidential.



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