With the assistance of Huntington PD, a warrant was served in Huntington on Cameron Layne by SAPD Detectives. The warrant was obtained for a Home Invasion of an apartment on Highland Drive in St. Albans on the early morning of December 23, 2013. In this crime, Layne is accused of forcing his way in to the apartment and shooting at the occupant’s dog while demanding and stealing their prescription medication. The warrant was for Armed Robbery and Wanton Endangerment.
Layne (30 yoa from Huntington) was arrested in the early evening of Wednesday, March 5th without incident along the streets of Huntington and was taken to HPD for processing. He was lodged in the Western Regional Jail on a $50,000 bond.
His accused accomplice, Robert Farris (21 yoa from St. Albans) was charged last month with Armed Robbery. He has been lodged in the South Central Regional Jail since his arrest.
This investigation continues and more arrests are possible.