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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

PATCH - 2018-07-16 15:43:23

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.

POTOMACLOCAL.COM - 2018-07-17 03:59:31

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.

NBC WASHINGTON - 2018-07-16 21:48:56

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

PATCH - 2018-07-16 14:33:42

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.

FREE LANCE-STAR - 2018-07-16 21:00:00

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

DCW50.COM - 2018-07-15 21:22:00

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.

INSIDE NOVA - 2018-07-16 10:34:00

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.

DCW50.COM - 2018-07-16 23:55:28

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.