A Galax man has been arrested and charged with a series of crimes that were first reported on Oct. 15.
The Galax Police Department investigated numerous complaints of damage to vending machines across the city, and damage at two car washes.
Michael Darin Haynes, 39, was arrested after an investigation conducted by Officer John Reavis, who viewed surveillance tapes and obtained a description of the suspect’s vehicle. The vehicle was located by Sgt. Mark Burnett on South Main Street in Galax on Oct. 20, according to a police report.