Homicide

dreamstime
August 07, 2018 - 5:11 pm
Richmond, VA, (WRVA) - The homicide rate is down in the City of Richmond… The Major Crimes Division of the Richmond Police Department has released statistics that reflected a downward trend in homicides. As of August 6, 2018, 27 homicides had been committed in the City Of Richmond; looking at last...
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dreamstime
July 10, 2018 - 4:59 pm
PITTSBURGH (AP) — Authorities say a roommate is facing charges in the deaths of a university professor and his dog found slain in the Pittsburgh home they shared. Thirty-five-year-old Joseph Martin faces criminal homicide and aggravated cruelty to animals charges in the death of 71-year-old Ricardo...
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June 22, 2018 - 2:14 pm
(RICHMOND, Va. - wrva.com) - Three people are in custody in connection to a murder this week in Dinwiddie, the county's first homicide in several years. Major William Knott with the sheriff's office says they arrested Thornell Sledge, 24, of Petersburg, Caleb Smith, 25, of Newport News, and Jhanae...
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June 20, 2018 - 1:41 pm
(DINWIDDIE, Va. - wrva.com) - The Dinwiddie County Sheriff’s Office is investigating a homicide, the first in the rural county in several years. It happened around 3 a.m. Wednesday. Major William Knott with the sheriff's office says a motorist reported seeing a man lying in the roadway on Boydton...
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