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23 Violations At One Place: Woodbridge Restaurant Inspections
WOODBRIDGE, VA—Prince William Health District officials recently inspected food preparation and storage in the area. Full reports can be accessed on thehealth department's website. "In our experience, it is unrealistic to expect that a complex, full-service food operation can routinely avoid any vio
Third suspect in Stafford shooting nabbed in Dumfries
Hayden James Patrick, 20, is charged with aggravated malicious wounding, use of a firearm in the commission of a felony, and conspiracy to shoot to main or kill.
Naked Man Watched Family in Va., Fled Into River: Police
A family was eating dinner in Woodbridge, Virginia, Thursday night when they noticed someone watching them: a naked man.
Roaches Dead And Alive: Fredericksburg Restaurant Inspections
FREDERICKSBURG, VA — Rappahannock Area Health District officials recently inspected food preparation and storage in the Fredericksburg area. Full reports can be accessed on the health department's website. "In our experience, it is unrealistic to expect that a complex, full-service food operation ca
Suspect arrested after chase and crash in North Stafford
The chase continued through the Garrisonville Road intersection, Lenhart said, with the vehicle weaving in and out of traffic and passing cars from the shoulder of the road. North of the Interstate 95 exchange, the driver made a U-turn and began heading south.
Fairfax Police looking for suspects in a fatal crash
FAIRFAX, VA. – Detectives are looking for witnesses to an early morning crash that killed two people and injured two others. Tonnisha McCoy, 21, and Joselyn Herndon, were pronounced dead at the scene. Officers responded to the accident around 2 a.m. Sunday morning on the Fairfax County Parkway nea
High-rise fire in Alexandria: Ladder crews rescue several residents
Harriet Welch, who lives in the building, says the hallway was so smoky when she was evacuating, she couldn't even see.
Neighbors, friends remember Old Town murder victim as friendly, caring
ALEXANDRIA, Va. – Police have identified the man killed inside a business in Old Town as Bradford Jackson, 65.
Body found on walking path in Woodbridge
A man’s body was discovered Friday morning on a path in Marumsco Acre Lake Park in Woodbridge, according to Prince William County police.A citizen walking along the path discovered the body in the area of the 14400 block of Melbourne Avenue around 6:47 a.m., police spokesperson Officer Nathan Probus
Man's Body Found In Woodbridge: Police
WOODBRIDGE, VA—A man's body was found Friday morning on a path in Marumsco Acre Lake Park in the 144010 block of Melbourne Avenue, according to Prince William County Police. It was found shortly after 6:45 a.m. by someone walking along a path.The body has been sent to the Medical Examiner's Office i
Man found dead near walking path at park in Prince William County
WOODBRIDGE, Va. (WJLA) —Police say a man was found dead near a walking path at Marumsco Acre Lake Park in Woodbridge, Virginia.The unidentified man was taken to the Manassas Medical Examiner's Office for an autopsy. Investigators say he will be identified once a next-of-kin is informed.On Thursday,
Gun charge follows road rage incident in Woodbridge
Jesse William Blair Lyon, 30, of the 100 block of Cropp Road, allegedly pulled up beside another driver in the area of Minnieville and Spriggs roads around 6:20 a.m. June 1, police spokesperson Sgt. Jonathan Perok said.
Burke Teen Killed In Crash Remembered
Friends and classmates held a vigil for Conner McGowan, 17, Wednesday night at Burke Community Church. He was remembered as a son, brother, friend, classmate and athlete at Robinson Secondary School.
Fairfax County police ‘Meant to Be' lip-sync challenge video going viral
The video, posted to Facebook early Friday morning, has already been shared thousands of times.
Invasive plant sends Virginia teen to hospital, burn unit
The Richmond Times-Dispatch reports 17-year-old Alex Childress came across a large plant Tuesday while working a summer landscaping job, and it briefly brushed his face and arm as he cut it down. It turned out to be a giant hogweed whose sap can cause burns, blisters and blindness.
Man accused of Rape in Stafford
Kyle Joseph Poleshuk Wemyss, 28, is charged with rape and forcible sodomy. He is being held in the Rappahannock Regional Jail.
Fredericksburg jury finds Adams guilty of killing King George man at Greenbrier Shopping Center, recommends life sentence
Stevie Montrell Adams, 38, was convicted of first-degree murder and a firearms offense in connection with the early morning July 1, 2017, slaying of the 23-year-old Clipper. Clipper, a King George Count resident, was shot and killed shortly after leaving Aladin restaurant in the Greenbrier Shopping
Pharmacy raided in Fredericksburg and pharmacist charged with drug offenses
A pharmacist was arrested Wednesday after his pharmacy in Fredericksburg was raided by local, state and federal officials, police said.
Drug Overdose At Chili's Leads To Arrest In Stafford: Police
STAFFORD, VA—A man was arrested July 4 after a drug overdose outside a Chili's restaurant in Stafford Marketplace at 1030 Stafford Marketplace, according to the Stafford County Sheriff's Office. James Richard Finley, 38, of Stafford, was charged with possession of a controlled substance.
21-year-old Prince William man drowns in Rappahannock
Juan Chaves, who was fishing on a boat about 30 yards away with his 8-year-old son and a friend, said the man made it to within a foot of the log. Then he disappeared.