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Norfolk police officer dies after battling unknown illness

Officer Seth Amos was stricken with a life-threatening mystery illness recently - and he died Friday, Norfolk Police said. Norfolk Police announced on social media that one of its own died Friday after battling an unknown illness that affected his breathing. Officer Seth Amos was stricken with a l

13NEWSNOW.COM - 2018-10-20 18:59:00

The queen of Halloween lives in Chesapeake

A homeowner in Chesapeake has taken Halloween decorations to the next level. Pam Stille's home on Weeping Willow Drive is covered with more than 120 real pumpkins and homemade displays. Stille says she and the family have kept the tradition alive for 23 years. "We call it 'Stilleville,'" said Stille

13NEWSNOW.COM - 2018-10-19 23:10:00

One man dead in Norfolk apartment shooting, NPD investigating

NORFOLK, Va. - The Norfolk Police Department is investigating after a shooting at the Dundale Square Apartments left one man dead. Dispatchers received the call for a gunshot victim around 10:05 p.m. Friday night. Officers dispatched to 6600 Chesapeake Boulevard, where medics pronounced an adult man

WTKR - 2018-10-20 11:10:44

Norfolk police are on scene for a fatal shooting

NORFOLK, Va. (WAVY)-- Police are on scene of a fatal shooting in the 1200 block of Dundale Square.The call came in shortly before 10:00 p.m. and the man was pronounced deceased soon after medics arrived.This is a breaking news story.Stay with WAVY.com for updates.

WAVY NEWS 10 - 2018-10-20 02:40:55

10-year-old Virginia girl goes viral again after being on ‘The Ellen DeGeneres Show’

"I love singing. I have to sing; I can’t help it and I just have to," said Bri'Anna Harper, who started singing when she was five.

WTVR-TV - 2018-10-19 20:07:35

Person shot on North 4th St. in Suffolk; 2 in custody, one at-large

WAVY PhotoSUFFOLK, Va. (WAVY) -- Authorities have two people in custody and are looking for a third after a shooting Friday night in the 200 block of North 4th St. in Suffolk.Dispatchers say they got the call at 8:15 p.m. for a shooting with injuries and police found a victim with a non life-threate

WAVY NEWS 10 - 2018-10-20 03:01:49

Chesapeake bicyclist suffers life-threatening injuries after crash with truck

CHESAPEAKE, Va. - Police in Chesapeake are investigating an auto-pedestrian crash that happened Thursday morning where a person was hit by a truck while traveling on a bike and sustained life-threatening injuries. According to the Chesapeake Police Department, the accident happened around 6 a.m. in


Seriously?! Trick -or- Treaters Over The Age Of 12 Could Face Jail Time In Certain States

Some States Are Enforcing Certain Laws About Trick-or-TreatingThough nobody is too old to enjoy some good old-fashioned holiday fun, some communities across the country have decided to enforce trick-or-treat age restrictions forHalloween. Those who violate these restrictions, according to where they

BOSSIP - 2018-10-20 14:06:00

Despite past suicide attempts, Norfolk teen was left alone with shackles he used to kill himself

The mother of the 17-year-old who committed suicide in a courthouse holding cell last year is suing the sheriff and the city, saying they failed to protect her son, who had a long history of mental illness and trying to kill himself.

PILOTONLINE.COM - 2018-10-19 13:00:00

Portsmouth police investigate shooting that left man seriously injured

PORTSMOUTH, Va. (WVEC) — A man in Portsmouth was shot and seriously injured Thursday night.According to a tweet, Emergency Communications received a 911 call around 10:34 p.m. about a gunshot wound in the 600 block of Airline Boulevard.On the scene, officers found a man with a gunshot wound to his l

13NEWSNOW.COM - 2018-10-19 10:57:31

Power out at Virginia Beach elementary school

VIRGINIA BEACH, Va. (WVEC) - Some students in Virginia Beach were learning in the dark on Friday. According to the spokeswoman from Dominion Energy, Bonita Harris, a transformer caused a fuse to blow at Centerville Elementary School around 11:45 a.m. Crews were on the scene investigating, and the po

13NEWSNOW.COM - 2018-10-19 20:17:00

Food Service Worker (SOC) Job in Chesapeake, Virginia - Department of the Navy - LemonWire

The United States government is a massive employer, and is always looking for qualified candidates to fill a wide variety of open employment positions in locations across the country. Below you’ll find a Qualification Summary for an active, open job listing from the Department of the Navy. The openi

LEMONWIRE.COM - 2018-10-18 20:34:10

Chesapeake Police investigate after three masked men allegedly exit truck, shoot victim

CHESAPEAKE, Va. - The Chesapeake Police Department is investigating after three masked men allegedly exited a truck and shot another man around 11:30 p.m. on Wednesday. According to the department, the shooting was in the 1700 block of Faulk Street and a witness transported the victim to Chesapeake


'It's a nightmare:' Children of Chesapeake home explosion victims speak out

CHESAPEAKE, Va. (WVEC) - A brother and sister are heartbroken after a house explosion took the life of their mother. On Monday, Don and Faith Berry's home on Lofurno Rd. in Chesapeake was turned to rubble. A gas explosion engulfed the house into flames. Don survived, but his wife, Faith, later died

13NEWSNOW.COM - 2018-10-19 02:13:00

Report of active shooter at General Dynamics in Portsmouth

PORTSMOUTH, Va. (WVEC) — Portsmouth police are investigating a report of an active shooter.Police received a call 11:46 a.m. for an active shooter at 2 Harper Avenue, which is on the property of the General Dynamics shipyard.A spokesperson for General Dynamics tells 13News Now that there was "an inc


Kroger closing Little Creek Road location in December

AP Photo NORFOLK, Va. (WAVY) -- One of the oldest Kroger locations in Hampton Roads is closing its doors this winter. The company said in news release Thursday the store on Little Creek Road is being closed because of "declining sales and profitability." In the release, Kroger said it has no plans t


Kroger closing Wards Corner Norfolk location, going against original plans

NORFOLK, Va. - After it was not supposed to close, one of the oldest Krogers in Hampton Roads will be closing. Kroger Mid-Atlantic announced on Thursday that is will close the Wards Corner Norfolk location on Little Creek Road in mid-December due to declining sales. "The decision to close a store is


Person seriously injured in Chesapeake shooting

A person is facing serious injuries after they were shot in Chesapeake Wednesday night, police said. CHESAPEAKE, Va. (WVEC) - A person was shot and seriously injured Wednesday night in Chesapeake, an official said. Police responded to a report of shooting around 10:56 p.m. in the 2000 block of Li


Virginia police investigating report of active shooter

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Man killed in Ocean View identified as well as suspect, who also died

NORFOLKPolice have identified a man who was killed last week in Ocean View and the suspect in the killing, who died of a yet to be determined cause while holed up in a house.Officials received a call about gunshots heard shortly before 7 p.m. Friday in the 100 block of West Ocean Avenue, officials s