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(Matt Demlein, WRVA)
June 25, 2018 - 9:23 am
Chesterfield, VA (wrva.com) – Chesterfield Police are searching for three suspects involved in a carjacking of an elderly woman that occurred in the 3400 block of Summerbrooke Drive at about 5:00 p.m. on Sunday. There were no injuries during this incident. Police say one male suspect and one female...
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(Dreamstime)
June 21, 2018 - 2:38 pm
CHESTER, Va. (AP) — More than 300 Northrop Grumman employees at a Chester data center will be losing their jobs after the state ended its information technology services contract with the company. But The Richmond Times-Dispatch reports those workers could have the chance to work for the new...
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(Dreamstime)
June 07, 2018 - 5:51 pm
CHESTERFIELD CO., Va. - On Thursday at approximately 11:56 a.m., Virginia State Police Trooper E.Taylor was providing traffic control at an active work zone located at Jahnke Road and Buford when he observed a 2004 Ford Explorer traveling at a high rate of speed and an inspection sticker violation...
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June 01, 2018 - 6:20 am
Richmond, VA (WRVA) - Chesterfield Police investigating an Officer involved shooting. The incident took place Thursday night around 11pm, on West Hundred Road. Cops, who were patrolling the area keying on prostitution and drugs, initiated a conversation with a woman standing in front of an extended...
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(Matt Demlein, WRVA)
May 25, 2018 - 12:02 pm
CHESTERFIELD, Va. (AP) — An excessive-force lawsuit filed by a Virginia man set afire by an officer's stun gun after a police chase has been settled for $6.5 million. Police officers had pulled the gasoline-soaked man from his wrecked car when the sound of sirens startled him. Officers said Miles...
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May 24, 2018 - 2:22 pm
RICHMOND—Governor Ralph Northam today announced that he has appointed Dr. James Lane as Virginia’s next State Superintendent of Public Instruction. “Public education is the foundation of this Commonwealth’s economy and the quality of life we offer every family, and no one has as much responsibility...
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(Matt Demlein, WRVA)
May 09, 2018 - 1:54 pm
Chesterfield, VA (1140wrva.com) – The Chesterfield County Police Department is investigating the death of an unidentified male whose body was discovered in the area of the 4800 block of Ridgedale Parkway on May 8th. At about 6:40 p.m. on May 8, police responded to a report that a body had been...
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Chesterfield Fire & EMS
April 20, 2018 - 11:20 am
Chesterfield, Va. (1140wrva.com) One person was seriously injured in a house fire in Chesterfield. Lt. Jason Elmore says they received a 911 call around 7:30 am and found the home in the 8100 block of Babbler Lane in the Foxberry neighborhood with heavy flames. He says the occupant was outside but...
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April 10, 2018 - 8:42 am
Chesterfield, Va. (1140wrva.com) A chance to hear from Chesterfield officials about rezoning for a controversial "mega site" in the Matoaca area of the county. Residents in the area have voiced their concerns at previous meetings about the proposal.  The first public meeting is set for April 10 at...
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Deadly Chesterfield Fire
Chesterfield Fire & EMS
March 01, 2018 - 7:42 am
Chesterfield, Va. (1140wrva.com) Chesterfield Fire investigating a deadly fire in the Walton Park neighborhood. Lt. Jason Elmore says a neighbor called 911 around 1 am to report the fire in the 300 block of Glenpark Lane. He says when crews arrived they found heavy fire coming from all sides of the...
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