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July 05, 2019 - 1:52 pm
VIRGINIA BEACH, Va. (AP) — The body of a missing child has been found in Virginia Beach and authorities say it is an 8-year-old who had recently been reported missing. News outlets say the child went missing Thursday night at the Virginia Beach Oceanfront. The child was last seen at the water's...
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Petersburg Police Dept.
July 05, 2019 - 12:34 pm
Petersburg, VA _ Petersburg Police have identified the suspect in in Thursday's stabbing attack at a Plasma Center as 20-year-old Jairque L. Shannon. Shannon has been charged with multiple counts of malicious wounding along with animal cruelty. Police say they were called to the Octapharma Plasma...
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Virginia State Police
July 03, 2019 - 4:24 pm
CHESTERFIELD CO., Va. - Virginia State Police say the pilot who was seriously injured when his small plane crashed is Jake Labellow, 69, of Midlothian, Va. At approximately, 8:42 p.m. Tuesday, the Virginia State Police responded to a single engine plane crash at the Chesterfield County Airport on...
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July 03, 2019 - 2:45 pm
(RICHMOND, Va. - newsradiowrva.com) — Governor Ralph Northam today announced his legislative agenda for the July 9 special session of the General Assembly. The special session is intended to address the gun violence emergency in Virginia. “We continue to lose too many lives to senseless and...
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Hampton Police Dept.
July 03, 2019 - 2:29 pm
Hampton, VA _ Police in Hampton believe they have found the remains of 2-year-old Noah Tomlin who went missing more than a week ago. Police Chief Terry Sult says the remains were found at 8:50 a.m. Wednesday at the steam plant that trash from the city's landfill is diverted to. Sult says police and...
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July 03, 2019 - 8:16 am
VIRGINIA BEACH, Va. (AP) — The Virginia Beach city council has ordered an independent investigation into the circumstances surrounding a recent mass shooting that killed 12 people. The council unanimously voted Tuesday to have the city auditor hire an independent contractor to investigate gunman...
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Lt. Jason Elmore Chesterfield Fire and EMS
July 02, 2019 - 2:26 pm
Chesterfield County, VA _ Chesterfield County Fire and EMS and Defense Logistics Agency Hazmat crews are responding to an active chlorine gas leak at the Church qand Dwight Company in the 1800 block of Touchstone Rd. Fire Lt. Jason Elmore in a tweet says the building has been evacuated and there is...
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July 02, 2019 - 12:33 pm
RICHMOND, Va. (newsradiowrva.com) — Governor Ralph Northam has announced a new effort with the Virginia Department of Motor Vehicles (DMV) to inform individuals whose driving privileges were suspended for failure to pay court fines and costs about reinstating their driver’s licenses. The policy...
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July 02, 2019 - 10:50 am
Richmond, Va. (Newsradiowrva.com) - The FBI has announced a $20,000 reward for information that leads to the capture of the people who fired the bullets that killed Markiya Dickson, 9, over the Memorial Day holiday. Dickson was struck and killed in Carter Jones Park in south Richmond, as she...
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July 02, 2019 - 7:19 am
By DARLENE SUPERVILLE Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump isn't taking "no tanks" for an answer on the Fourth of July. He said Monday that a display of U.S. military tanks will be part of a special event he's headlining July 4 in Washington, and an Associated Press...
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