Richmond

(Dreamstime)
June 21, 2018 - 2:28 pm
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — A Honduran woman who says she's facing deportation has taken sanctuary in a Virginia church. Abbie Arevalo-Herrera came to the U.S. in 2014 and has sought asylum based on what she says are death threats against her by the father of her oldest child. She reported receiving a...
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June 21, 2018 - 2:16 pm
(Richmond, Va.) Virginia Governor Ralph Northam has announced that the Virginia War Memorial Foundation (VWMF) is the recipient of a $5 million gift from retired Richmond business executive C. Kenneth Wright. The gift, which is the largest ever individual or corporate donation to the Memorial and...
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June 16, 2018 - 10:50 am
Richmond, VA. (WRVA) - A double shooting in the City of Richmond early Saturday Morning (6-16-18). Around 2:30 a.m., First Responders were notified that someone had been shot on Spotsylvania Street. When Police arrived they found not one but two men who had been wounded by gunfire. The men were...
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June 09, 2018 - 12:23 pm
Richmond, VA (WRVA) - A man who worked as a Chaplain and a Deputy at the Richmond City Jail is facing serious allegations. A Multi-Jurisdiction Grand Jury indicted Matthew Mellerson on multiple counts. He is facing 6 counts of having carnal knowledge of an inmate and 2 counts of sexual battery of...
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(Craig Carper, WCVE)
June 07, 2018 - 4:33 am
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — An Army National Guard officer accused of stealing an armored personnel carrier from a Virginia base and leading police on a more than 60-mile (100-kilometer) chase was driving under the influence of drugs, police said Wednesday. Joshua Philip Yabut, 29, of Richmond, was...
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(Matt Demlein, WRVA)
June 06, 2018 - 4:12 pm
Richmond, VA – The City of Richmond’s Neighbor-To-Neighbor program is looking for 250 volunteers to serve as Richmond Training Camp Ambassadors. The Washington Redskins Training Camp will begin on July 26 and conclude on August 14, held at the Bon Secours Washington Redskins Training Center. The...
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(Craig Carper, WCVE)
Video of Police Chased Stolen Armored Personnel Carrier Through Richmond
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(Matt Demlein, WRVA)
June 04, 2018 - 1:34 pm
Richmond, VA – The City of Richmond’s Neighbor-To-Neighbor program is looking for 250 volunteers to serve as Richmond Training Camp Ambassadors. The Washington Redskins Training Camp will begin on July 26 and conclude on August 14, held at the Bon Secours Washington Redskins Training Center. The...
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June 02, 2018 - 10:37 am
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — A company in Virginia accused of submitting false certified payroll reports for work it performed on federal construction and renovation projects has agreed to pay more than $500,000 to the United States to settle a federal civil fraud lawsuit. A U.S. Attorney's Office news...
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(Matt Demlein, WRVA)
May 30, 2018 - 1:05 pm
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — The commission studying what to do with Richmond, Virginia's most prominent Confederate monuments has been given another month to complete its report. The commission convened last year by Mayor Levar Stoney had been expected to submit its recommendations for Monument Avenue by...
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