A nearby homeowner reported his house was broken into and claimed gold bullion, a vacuum cleaner, a passport, ,000 in cash and other items had been stolen, according to a police report.
Investigators trailed the bullion to an auction house, which claimed to have bought the gold from 25-year-old Shannon Gore.
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The capital city is historic Richmond, and the largest city is Virginia Beach, close to the regions main seaport and military bases.
The Department of Defense, NATO and the CIA have their headquarters in Virginia.
The malnourished girl, believed to be either 5 or 6, was discovered in a crib that was converted into a makeshift cage after police arrived at the home in Gloucester County to investigate a burglary last week.
The girl's parents, Brian and Shannon Gore, were arrested and charged with felony child abuse.
The sun will return on Friday, but the trade-off will be much colder air that will be moving into the region.
Highs on Friday will stay in the 40s in many areas.
Virginia can be found on the Atlantic coast of the southern US.
During the Civil War more than half the 4000 battles were fought on Virginias soil.
Authorities arrived at her mobile home in Gloucester with a search warrant when they made the shocking discovery.
The girl's blond-hair was matted and filled with knots.
Agriculture is a major industry, producing tobacco, tomatoes and peanuts along with oysters from Chesapeake Bay.