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Husband Killed Wife in Dumfries After Avoiding Domestic Assault Arrest: Police

A woman who was killed in a murder-suicide outside a Dumfries home was targeted by her husband, who had also attacked her one day before the deadly shooting, according to Prince William County Police.


Former Gymnastics Coach Arrested for Alleged Sexual Relationship With Teen

A Virginia gymnastics coach has been arrested for allegedly having an inappropriate sexual relationship with a teenage girl. Aryan Mazloum-Yazdi, 28, is charged with five counts of taking indecent liberties with a child and one count of contributing to the delinquency of a child, Fairfax County Poli


Intriguing $430K Dumfries Home Has Cul-De-Sac Delights, Space

DUMFRIES, VA—This home listed on Realtor.com is one of those places that seemingly grows larger by the minute once you start exploring inside. Not only that, but it has views of a golf course. Here's a detailed description from Realtor.com:


Virginia man found guilty in crash that killed woman

Leonardtown, MD - A Danville, VA man charged with several counts in connection with a September 2017 motor vehicle crash that claimed the life of a St. Mary’s County woman, was found guilty Friday, March 22 criminally negligent manslaughter with a motor vehicle, court records stated. A jury found th


Prince William County School Board advances budget with highest teacher pay increase in 10 years, large pay increase for school board

This article was written by WTOP’s news partner, InsideNoVa.com, and republished with permission. Sign up for InsideNoVa.com’s free email subscription today. The Prince William County School Board unanimously voted 8-0 on Wednesday to approve it’s $1.5 billion budget for fiscal year 2020, which star


Police investigating Springfield double shooting

SPRINGFIELD, Va. — Fairfax County Police said one person is suffering life-threatening injuries and another with non life-threatening injuries after a shooting in Brookfield Plaza Saturday.


Prince William County Police release names of man and woman dead after murder-suicide

DUMFRIES, Va. - Prince William County Police have identified Lemlem Hayelu Habte, 35, as the victim in Wednesday's murder-suicide case. Officers said Habte was shot by her husband, Christopher Andre Quincer, before he fatally shot himself.


Burglars targeting Asian, Middle Eastern families in Virginia have taken more than $1 million, police say

FAIRFAX — The burglars struck the upscale home of a South Asian family in Great Falls one evening in early February, snatching gold jewelry and hauling off a large safe containing valuables worth hundreds of thousands of dollars, according to a search warrant.


Police Find Chaotic Scene After 2 Shot Outside Shopping Center in Springfield

Two people were shot and wounded outside a Northern Virginia shopping center late Friday night, and officers found a chaotic scene of more than 300 people when they arrived. The incident happened in the parking lot of Brookfield Plaza Shopping Center in the 7000 block of Brookfield Plaza in Springfi


Prince William County 2019 Candidate List - Filing open to March 28

Partisan primary candidates must file by March 28, 2019. We'll be updating this page as candidates are announced. If you don't see a candidate, email info@insidenova.com. Republican - Jeanine Lawson (i)


Woodbridge: 5 Foreclosed Homes Near You

WOODBRIDGE, VA — Do you feel like affordable houses are tough to find in your community? Don't lose hope yet. A tour of the most recently foreclosed properties in the Woodbridge area might be just the place to start!


Virginia police officer charged with soliciting a minor

CHESTERFIELD, Va. - A Virginia police officer has been charged with soliciting a minor online for sex. The Chesterfield County patrol officer was arrested Friday, just four days after another county officer was suspended for his alleged affiliation with a white supremacist organization.


1 critically injured, another wounded in shooting outside Franconia strip mall

Two people ended up in the hospital after a shooting near the Brookfield Plaza Shopping Center in Franconia, Virginia, Friday night. According to Fairfax County police, officers were called to the parking lot of Brookfield Plaza around 11 p.m. for a man who had been shot several times. Police descri


Woman ejected from car, dies in Virginia Beach crash

VIRGINIA BEACH, Va. — A 28-year-old woman was killed when she lost control of her car in Virginia Beach Saturday morning. Virginia State Police was called to a car crash around 2:11 a.m. in the westbound lanes of Interstate 264 near the Witchduck Road ramp, Sgt. Michelle Anaya said in a news release


Fairfax City: 3 New Foreclosures On The Market

FAIRFAX CITY, VA — Are you searching for a new home, but don't want to break the bank? . A tour of the most recently foreclosed homes in the Fairfax City area might be just the place to start!


Brookfield Plaza Shooting In Springfield Leaves 2 Injured

SPRINGFIELD, VA — Two people were shot and injured after a fight that broke out at a business in the Brookfield Plaza Shopping Center spilled out into the parking lot Friday night, according to Fairfax County Police.


Virginia State Police special agent guilty on charges related to having sex with informants

ABINGDON, Va. – After deliberating for about five hours, a federal jury found a Virginia State Police special agent charged with soliciting sex from confidential drug informants guilty of bribery, obstruction of justice and making false statements to the FBI.


Virginia Beach crews battling fire at Oceanfront house

VIRGINIA BEACH, Va. — Virginia Beach Fire Department crews are on scene of a fire on 16th Street Saturday morning. Dispatch said the fire was a working incident at 408 16th Street.


Shooting Arrest Made In Manassas: Police

MANASSAS, VA—A man was arrested Friday for a shooting March 15 in the 9600 block of Grant Avenue, according to Manassas City Police. Dominik Anthony Walker, 20, of Prince William County, was charged with malicious wounding, attempted malicious wounding and using a firearm in commission of a felony.


5 Lake Ridge-Occoquan Area Foreclosures To Check Out

LAKE RIDGE-OCCOQUAN, VA — Do you feel like affordable homes are pretty difficult to find in your community? . A tour of the most recently foreclosed properties in the Lake Ridge-Occoquan area might be your best bet!