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May 20, 2019 - 4:40 pm
Richmond, Va. (Newsradiowrva.com) - Richmond Police have made an arrest in the February burning death of a pitbull, nicknamed "Tommie." Jyahshua A. Hill, 20, of the 1300 block of St. Peter Street was arrested without incident shortly before 3 p.m. Monday by the U.S. Marshals Regional Fugitive Task...
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(AP Photo/Steve Helber)
May 20, 2019 - 12:10 pm
By ALAN SUDERMAN Associated Press BEDFORD, Va. (AP) — Marguerite Cottrell remembers the summer day 75 years ago when a Western Union telegram was delivered to her family farm as her mother was hanging clothes on the line to dry. Her mother read it, sat down and wept. Cottrell's older brother, John...
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Henrico County Police Dept.
May 20, 2019 - 11:15 am
UPDATE: Henrico Police say a woman who had been reported missing since late Sunday afternoon has been located and is safe. *********************************************************************************************************** Henrico, VA _ The Henrico County Police Division is requesting the...
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(Matt Demlein, WRVA)
May 17, 2019 - 11:00 am
Midlothian, Va. (Newsradiowrva.com) -- UPDATED: The lockdown was cleared at about 11:45 a.m., after police say they did not find a weapon. ORIGINIAL: Manchester High School in Chesterfield is currently on lockdown this morning, after Police say they recieved a report of a gun on campus. Police say...
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(AP Photo/Steve Helber, File)
May 16, 2019 - 2:23 pm
By DENISE LAVOIE AP Legal Affairs Writer RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — As abortion opponents cheer the passage of fetal heartbeat laws and other bans on the procedure, abortion-rights groups have been waging a quieter battle in courthouses around the country to overturn less direct restrictions passed in...
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News Radio 1140 WRVA
May 15, 2019 - 4:33 pm
Richmond, Va. (Newsradiowrva.com) - Richmond Animal Care and Control are looking for information that can help them solve the shooting death of a female pitbull. The dog was found shot dead on the track at MLK Middle School early Monday morning. RACC Director Christie Chipps Peters says they do not...
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(Virginia State Police)
May 15, 2019 - 4:22 pm
Hampton, Va. (Newsradiowrva.com) - A box truck driver has been charged with following too closely, after a seven-vehicle pile-up in the eastbound lanes of the Hampton Roads Bridge Tunnel this morning. State Police say the accident started with the box truck rear-ended another car in the tunnel...
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News Radio 1140 WRVA
May 14, 2019 - 8:15 pm
Henrico, Va. (Newsradiowrva.com) - Henrico Police, late Tuesday afternoon, announced the arrest of three juveniles for recent vandalisms in the West End. Henrico Police issued this statement following the arrests: "A juvenile suspect has been identified in the incidents involving residences in the...
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(Washington County, Virginia, Sheriff’s Office)
May 14, 2019 - 3:54 pm
Richmond, Va. (Newsradiowrva.com) - The FBI and the U.S. Attorney for the Western District of Virginia have now identified the hiker killed on the Appalachian Trail over the weekend. Ronald S. Sanchez Jr., 43, of Oklahoma, died of injuries sustained during an alleged violent attack that occurred...
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May 14, 2019 - 3:19 pm
Hanover, Va. (Newsradiowrva.com) - Hanover Sheriff's deputies are continuing to investigate a fatal bicycle/car accident from Monday night. Deputies say at around 8:33pm Monday, a 2017 Ford Explorer was traveling north on Washington Highway when its passenger side mirror struck a bicyclist...
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