Henrik County, Virginia (WRIC) – A Chesterfield man convicted of killing former Henry Police Captain in 2021, found guilty and sentenced to more than 40 years in prison.
Justin Thomas Regensburg, 30, of Chesterfield County, killed police captain Henrik Donald Lambert Jr.., 55, Feb. 27, 2021, shortly after 11 a.m. when Lambert ran down Greenwood Road. Lambert was pronounced dead at the scene.
According to Sheriff Jeff Walton, the deputy tried to stop Regensburg, but he did not stop his car immediately. The deputy chased the suspect for about three miles before he finally stopped.
Regensburg pleaded guilty to murder without the death penalty and did not report an accident that caused damage on September 21, 2021, when the charges were approved by a grand jury.
On Friday, February 18, at 11 a.m. Regensburg was found the court is guilty of murder and sentenced to 40 years in prison with a five-year probationary period as well an additional five years imprisonment and five years probation for damages totaling more than $ 1,000.
8News found that in Regensburg was Fr. criminal history before the fatal crash, which included charges such as petty theft and failure to appear in court.
Sheriff Walton also said that at the time of his arrest, Regensburg was driving a family member’s tow truck. The sheriff said a family member reported that Regensburg did not have a permit to drive the truck.