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Richmond Sheriff’s Office drops Lip Sync Challenge video

“It is our goal at RCSO, to promote a culture where everyone’s voices are heard, teamwork is encouraged, and ideas are shared and valued," Sheriff Irving said. "Our team includes the many volunteers and partners who give their time to our agency. We will continue to strive for excellence as we estab

WTVR-TV - 2018-08-13 20:11:58

Suspect sought in Chesterfield 7-Eleven armed robbery

CHESTERFIELD COUNTY, Va. (WRIC) -- Police in Chesterfield County is searching for the suspect who robbed a 7-Eleven late Sunday night.It happened around 11 p.m. in the 6100 block of Jefferson Davis Highway.Police said a man entered the store, displayed a gun and demanded money from the clerk.No inju

WRIC TV - 2018-08-13 10:41:13

Man carrying red bag wanted in attempted bank robbery in Chesterfield

Chesterfield Police are investigating Attempt Bank Robbery:First Citizens Bank 13101 Midlothian Tpke B/M entered the business, passed note demanding $. Suspect fled without getting any $. Plz call police if u know this person@CrimeSolversCCH@CCPDVa#Cfield#RVApic.twitter.com/jvKygtCLHR— Lieutenant Ci

WTVR-TV - 2018-08-13 22:48:27

Carytown Watermelon Festival celebrates 35 years

Carytown was packed with dozens of vendors, music, jugglers. Children could even get their face painted.

WRIC TV - 2018-08-13 12:22:36

Police chief could manage Petersburg fire department after fire chief resigns

PETERSBURG, Va. — Dennis Rubin will resign as Petersburg fire chief this month, the City of Petersburg announced Monday. Rubin has been Petersburg’s fire since for one year.

WTVR-TV - 2018-08-13 14:03:20

Redskins and Jets fight during joint practices

Richmond, VA - Practice is suppose to bring out the best in people. However, during the Redskins first joint practice with the New York Jets, things turned ugly as two different fights broke out between the teams.

WTVR-TV - 2018-08-13 04:21:53

Infant dies after mother leaves him in hot car outside of Domino's Pizza

An infant died after being left in a hot car near Richmond, Virginia on Friday.According to the Chief of Police Rick Pinksaw, the baby was found in the car that evening outside the restaurant not breathing.

NBC 2 - 2018-08-12 17:53:00

N.C. couple's poodle stolen along with car outside McDonald's in Richmond

Their 10-year-old white toy poodle, Skippy, was in a pet carrying crate behind the driver's seat, as the vehicle was driven off.

RICHMOND.COM - 2018-08-13 17:35:00

Gunman covered face while robbing Chesterfield store

“[The] man entered the business, displayed a firearm, and demanded money from the clerk,” a Chesterfield Police spokesperson wrote in an email about the incident. “The suspect is described as a white male wearing a gray shirt and gray pants. His face was covered during the incident. No one was injur

WTVR-TV - 2018-08-13 13:23:34

Couple’s toy poodle was inside car stolen from Richmond McDonald’s

Ann and Richard VonHoorn were traveling from a vacation in Connecticut to their home in Cape Carteret, North Caroline when they stopped in Richmond for the weekend to visit the Virginia Museum of Fine Arts. The couple spent Saturday at the museum while Skippy, their white toy poodle, was dropped off

WTVR-TV - 2018-08-13 16:45:36

2 suspects sought after man shot, another assaulted in Richmond robbery

More Local News2 suspects sought after man shot, another assaulted in Richmond robberyElderly couple's stolen car located in Richmond; Beloved poodle not foundPetersburg fire chief resigningRICHMOND, Va. (WRIC) -- Richmond Police detectives need the public’s help to identify the two male suspects wh

WRIC TV - 2018-08-13 18:39:08

John Childrey nominated as GOP's candidate for Chesterfield's top prosecutor; will face Democrat Scott Miles in Nov. special election

Chesterfield County Chief Deputy Commonwealth's Attorney John Childrey has won the Republican nomination in the race for the county's top prosecutor, and will now face attorney Scott Miles, a former Richmond prosecutor who is the Democrat candidate.

RICHMOND.COM - 2018-08-13 20:36:00

Rebkee jumping into Chesterfield apartment boom - Richmond BizSense

Coined Westchester II, the development is set to include four buildings at a maximum height of five stories, the documents show. The project also will include a 5,000-square-foot clubhouse with a pool, walking trails, dog park and fitness center.

RICHMONDBIZSENSE - 2018-08-13 12:00:29

Chesterfield active shooter threat: ‘We want to be as prepared as we can’

CHESTERFIELD COUNTY, Va.— Police officers, sheriff's deputies and first responders took part in an active shooter threat exercise at O.B. Gates Elementary School in Chesterfiled County Saturday morning.


‘Skins scoop: Huge brawl breaks out between Jets and Redskins during practice

RICHMOND, Va. – Tempers flared up on the first day of joint practices between the Jets & Redskins.Redskins & Jets brawl at training campAfter getting through individual drills and one-on-ones, the 11-on-11 portion of practice got chippy. A couple of small skirmishes resulted in one huge brawl.Media

WTKR - 2018-08-12 20:50:56

Richmond police looking for help identifying suspects in robbery, shooting

At about 12:10 a.m., two males were approached by the two suspects in the 1700 block of Clarkson Road in South Richmond. One of the suspects brandished a gun and the two victims tried to flee on foot, authorities said.

RICHMOND.COM - 2018-08-13 18:16:00

Chesterfield pursuit ends in crash involving police cruiser on I-95 exit ramp; 3 arrested

CHESTERFIELD COUNTY, Va. — A police pursuit ended Thursday evening when a suspect’s vehicle collided with a Chesterfield County police cruiser on an Interstate 95 exit ramp.Police confirm the crash was a result of a driver that fled from officers following what started as an assault call near Willis


From watercolors to wigs, Virginia's top art educator keeps it colorful in Chesterfield classroom

Few things thrill teachers more than hearing how they changed a student’s life. In October 2017, Sarah Matthews got a big smile after hearing from Steve Kokorelis, who himself is in the smile business – he’s a dental student at the University of Maryland at Baltimore. Here’s an excerpt from his emai

RICHMOND.COM - 2018-08-13 02:30:00

Toddler dies after being left in hot car in Emporia

Officers attempted CPR prior to the Greensville County Volunteer Rescue Squad arriving at the scene. The toddler, who police said was a 6-month old boy, was transported to Southside Regional Medical Center where he was pronounced dead.


Baby found in hot car in Emporia dies

That is where Pinksaw said a 30-year-old woman, who works at the pizza shop, left work and discovered she had left her infant in her car.