UPDATE 7/21/06: Police in Charleston arrested David Wayne Rock this week during a traffic stop on the west side. He had an address listed on Thompson Street. He's currently in jail.
Police in our region have been looking for him for nearly nine years. He was convicted of taking part in a large burlary ring in the early 1990's. Now, he's wanted in Lincoln County--and police need your help to find him.
The Lincoln County Probation Service has named David Wayne Rock one of Charleston's -- and the whole region's -- most wanted. He's charged with violating his probation---and police say he's committed even more crimes.
As part of the burglary ring, police say Rock and five others broke into several homes---sometimes with the homeower still in the house. He pleaded guilty and was sentenced to prison, but was granted probation after a year behind bars.
David Wayne Rock is 33 years old. His last known address is on Hannah Drive in Charleston, but he could be anywhere in our region. If you have any information about Rock, call 9-1-1 or the Lincoln County Probation Service at (304) 824-7919.