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Multiple roads closed as crews battle house fire in Newport News

Credit: Newport News Fire Department NEWPORT NEWS, Va. (WAVY) - Officials have closed multiple roads as firefighters battle a house fire in Newport News. The Newport News Fire Department said in a tweet the fire was on 30th Street. A photo officials posted to Twitter showed heavy smoke billowing o

WAVY NEWS 10 - 2018-03-21 12:51:21

Two women injured in Newport News drive-by shooting

NEWPORT NEWS, Va. - Two women were injured in a drive-by shooting in the 600 block of Ridley Circle Tuesday evening, according to police. One victim, a 25-year-old Portsmouth woman, was found in the area of 16th Street and Jefferson Avenue suffering from a gunshot wound to the hand. A second victim,

WTKR - 2018-03-21 21:02:07

64-year-old woman shot while inside her Hampton home

HAMPTON, Va. - A 64-year-old woman was shot Tuesday night after multiple rounds were fired into her Hampton home. Hampton Police say at 9:27 p.m., an officer on patrol heard shots fired in an area north of West Mercury Boulevard. As the officer was investigating, dispatchers started receiving calls

WTKR - 2018-03-21 13:47:57

Norfolk teen found dead at townhouse was well-liked, 'had a sweet spirit'

Daemon Person was found dead inside his family's townhouse on Corprew Avenue on Monday afternoon, NORFOLK, Va. (WAVY) - A mystery for Norfolk police. They're on day two of their search for whoever killed a teen inside his family's townhouse on Corprew Avenue. The case started as an undetermined de

WAVY NEWS 10 - 2018-03-21 02:51:52

Police: Two women wanted for stealing sunglasses worth $800 from Premium Outlets

James City County Police are looking for two women who stole three pairs of sunglasses from Sunglass Hut. (Courtesy photo/James City County Police) James City County Police are looking for two women who stole $800 worth of merchandise from Sunglass Hut in the Williamsburg Premium Outlets. Two uniden

WYDAILY.COM - 2018-03-21 13:02:02

Man stabbed to death in Newport news; Police detained 15-year-old

NEWPORT NEWS, Va. (WVEC) -- A man was stabbed to death on Tuesday night. Emergency Communications received a call around 7:45 p.m. about a stabbing in the 500 block of Onancock Trial. Once on the scene, police located a 37-year-old man who was suffering from stab wounds. He was pronounced dead at th

13NEWSNOW.COM - 2018-03-21 03:47:00

Hearings next week on Gloucester budget, rates

Gloucester residents will have an opportunity to voice their opinions to county leadership about the county administrator's proposed fiscal year 2019 budget and proposed tax rate increase on Wednesday, March 28. The public hearings will begin at 6 p.m. in the T.C. Walker Education Center auditorium.

GAZETTEJOURNAL.NET - 2018-03-21 20:50:00

Hampton police investigate shooting at KFC-Taco Bell restaurant

Police investigate a shooting at a Kentucky Fried Chicken/Taco Bell combination restaurant in the 1100 block of West Pembroke Avenue in Hampton on March 20, 2018. Photo courtesy of Hampton Police Division. HAMPTON, Va. (WAVY) - Police in Hampton are investigating a Tuesday afternoon shooting that

WAVY NEWS 10 - 2018-03-20 21:19:30

WANTED: U.S. Marshals working to find homicide fugitive on the run for 2 years

NORFOLK, Va. - The United States Marshals are asking the public to help them capture a man wanted for a 2015 murder in Portsmouth. The crime happened December 2, 2015 on Gateway Drive in Portsmouth. Police were called to the apartment complex and found the 26-year-old Monique Landis with a gunshot w


15-year-old found dead inside Norfolk home sparks homicide investigation

NORFOLK, Va. - The Norfolk Police Department is investigating a homicide in the 1600 block of Corprew Avenue Monday evening. Shortly after 3 p.m., police responded to a home in the area for a report of a 15-year-old who was found unresponsive and not breathing. The teen was pronounced dead at the sc


Hampton woman accused of embezzling more than $1 million from boss

HAMPTON, Va. - A former employee of a construction company pleaded guilty to embezzling more than a million dollars, according to court records. Court records indicate that Susan Gray worked at Harbor Construction Company in Hampton as the accounting manager. During some of that time, she was also e


Man who lied to FBI about murder sentenced to five years in prison

NEWPORT NEWS, Va. (WVEC) -- A judge handed down a five-year sentence to a man convicted of lying to a federal agent about a murder that took place in October 2017. According to court documents, 29-year-old Malik Corey Brown invited gang members to the Burnt Orange Ordinary neighborhood, where an alt

13NEWSNOW.COM - 2018-03-20 20:47:00

Woman shot outside of Portsmouth elementary school while picking up child

The mother of a Doulgass Park Elementary student was shot in her lower body on Monday afternoon while picking up her child from school, according to a Portsmouth Public School spokesperson. Dispatchers were called to the school, located at 34 Grand Street, at 4:23 p.m. The woman was taken to a local


Newport News Police investigating 18-year-old man's death as homicide

NEWPORT NEWS, Va. - Newport News Police now say the death of a man found inside a home on Chestnut Avenue is being investigated as a homicide. Officers were called to the 5000 block of Chestnut Avenue on March 16 at 10:10 p.m. for reports of a possible burglary in progress. They arrived to find a ma


First Watch restaurant to bring breakfast, brunch and lunch to New Town

First Watch will be opening in New Town. (Courtesy Thalhimer) Early birds may want to check out the new restaurant opening in New Town. First Watch will be opening in New Town this year, according to a press release from real estate broker Cushman & Wakefield Thalhimer. The daytime-only restaurant w

WYDAILY.COM - 2018-03-20 17:54:03

Charles City fire destroys home, expected to burn for days

A home was destroyed in a fire in Charles City County on Monday afternoon, and the fire may not stop for several days. The fire happened in the 8200 block of Little Elam Road around 4:45 p.m. The home is a total loss - the Department of Forestry says it's expected to burn for days. "You don't have e


Meteorologists: Williamsburg could expect 1-2 inches of snow

Updated forecasts from the National Weather Service predict Williamsburg could get between 1 and 2 inches of snow Wednesday evening. (file photo/WYDaily) There's no doubt Williamsburg is getting snow Wednesday - it's just a question of how much. Updated forecasts from the National Weather Service pr


More snow is possible as another winter storm heads toward Hampton Roads

Spring is poised to roar in like a lion this year. And the cat could be covered by a blanket of snow. Forecasters at the National Weather Service are calling for a wet and windy week thanks to a pair of coastal storms that will push through the area beginning tonight. Then there is the potential for


Business owner said $18,000 worth of equipment were stolen from parking lot of Rita's Italian Ice in Newport News

NEWPORT NEWS, Va. - Owner of Rita's Italian Ice, Jerry Crissman told News 3's Aleah Hordges that someone stole a trailer with equipment and supplies inside off his property. Crissman said the trailer was taken out of the parking lot from behind the store around 2 a.m on March 14. It's a situation th


Red Robin restaurant evacuated following fire

Photo courtesy of WAVY Viewer Adriana Knox NEWPORT NEWS, Va. (WAVY) - Customers evacuated while firefighters put out a fire at the Red Robin near Patrick Henry Mall Sunday afternoon. Dispatch received the emergency call just after 2 p.m. When fire crews arrived on scene they found light smoke comi