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Posted on: June 7, 2021

UPDATE 06-09-2021 Danville Police searching burglary suspects


6-9-2021  Update

Danville Police arrested Ceraphin and the 17-year-old juvenile without incident. 


Danville Police are searching for one adult and two juveniles in connection with a weekend burglary. 

Investigators obtained an arrest warrant for Solomon Ceraphin, age 21, for burglary in connection to an incident that happened in the 200 block of Jordan Street on June 5. Investigators also obtained charges on a 17-year-old male for burglary and charged a 16-year-old male with burglary and several firearms related offenses in connection with this incident. All three suspects are from Danville. 

A resident called 911 about 6 p.m. to report three people breaking into their house. At some point during the encounter, one of the suspects fired a gun however, no one was hurt. The resident recognized the suspects and ran from the house and called 911.

The suspects stole some items from the house and fled before officers arrived on scene. 

All three suspects remain at large and anyone who may have information on their location can contact us at 434-793-0000 or use our crime tips app CARE at

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