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Danville police identify body found inside vehicle

DANVILLE, Va.- Danville police officers have identified the body found inside a vehicle Friday night. It belongs to 21-year-old Patrick Gunn.Police responded to the 700 block of Paxton Street. Once they arrived, they found Gunn's body in the vehicle parked on the side of the street. Police say he ha

WSLS - 2018-08-18 12:13:51

'It's worrisome': Danville residents surprised by shooting in quiet neighborhood

DANVILLE, Va. (WSET) -- On Friday night, police say they responded to a shooting on the 700 block of Paxton Street and found 21-year-old Patrick Gunn dead in a car.

WSET - 2018-08-18 17:08:50

Neighbors remember victim as quiet man; Danville police continue homicide investigation

Officers found Williams, 46, in his blue Ford Aspire at his 330 Henry St. home on Thursday morning dead of an apparent gunshot wound.

GODANRIVER.COM - 2018-08-17 23:11:00

Man shot, killed Friday night on Paxton Street in Danville

The Danville Police Department, along with fire and rescue crews, responded to the 700 block of Paxton Street shortly before 8 p.m.

GODANRIVER.COM - 2018-08-17 23:53:00

Police discover Danville man dead in car with driver’s side window shattered, blood inside

Danville police are investigating a body found in a car at 330 Henry St. on Thursday morning as a homicide. The man, identified as Charlie Junior Wilson, 46, died of an injury consistent with a gunshot.

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Authorities say back-to-back homicides thought to be unrelated; 17-year-old arrested in Friday night slaying

While the investigations into both homicides are still ongoing, Danville Police Chief Scott Booth said they are not part of an “epidemic of violence,” while acknowledging the city’s issue with violent crime.

GODANRIVER.COM - 2018-08-18 19:45:00

UPDATE: Police identify 21-year-old in deadly Friday night shooting

The Danville Police Department, along with fire and rescue crews, responded to the 700 block of Paxton Street shortly before 8 p.m.

GODANRIVER.COM - 2018-08-17 23:53:00

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OLD HOUSE DREAMS - 2018-08-17 21:44:00

Homicide investigation underway; victim found dead in car

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Man found dead in cab, Danville police say

DANVILLE, Va.-UPDATEDanville police are investigating a man's death as a homicide after he was found shot in a cab.Around 7:55 a.m., police responded to a home on Henry Street near the Claiborne Street intersection.Police are talking to witnesses and are not yet actively looking for a suspect.Police

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Car crashes through Old Dutch Market in Danville

One person was being airlifted to a hospital with moderate to severe injuries, according to Danville Life Saving Crew Chief Robbie Woodall.The driver was unharmed.This breaking story will be updated.

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Danville police investigate deadly shooting Thursday morning

Police responded to the scene at about 7:55 a.m.Danville officers are coordinating with the Virginia State Police and using a 3-D mapping tool to map the crime scene.This story will be updated.

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Police: Funeral home truck carrying burial vault stolen from Danville McDonald’s

The truck, which had an all-steel burial vault strapped to the flatbed, was last seen going south on Piney Forest Road.

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Man pleads guilty to shooting at neighbor in Ringgold

CHATHAM — When a Ringgold resident asked two teenage boys to turn down their music, the matter ended with their father firing an assault rifle at him a month later, Pittsylvania County Commonwealth’s Attorney Bryan Haskins said at a Wednesday hearing in Pittsylvania County Circuit Court.

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Death investigation underway in Danville

DANVILLE, Va.- A death investigation is underway in Danville.Police have taped off the intersection of Henry Street and Claiborne Street.This is a developing story. Check back for updates.Copyright 2018 by WSLS 10 - All rights reserved.

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Judge affirms jury verdict of eight years in robbery

Judge Kimberley S. White affirmed a jury’s verdict Thursday in Halifax County Circuit Court that called for 52-year-old John Howard Lee to serve eight years in prison for robbery of a residence.White ordered Lee to pay $3,400 restitution to his victim, Kenneth Beadles, pay court costs in full within

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Passenger Killed in Fatal Prince Edward Co. Crash

PRINCE EDWARD – At approximately 12:57 a.m. on Saturday, Aug. 11, 2018, Virginia State Police was called to a fatal, single-vehicle crash in Prince Edward County.

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UPDATE: 46-year-old Danville man identified as victim in deadly shooting

Officers arrived on scene at 330 Henry St. to find a blue Ford Aspire with the driver's side window shattered, parked in the yard, police reported. The man was dead, suffering from an injury consistent with a gunshot, police wrote in the news release.

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Police investigating homicide in Danville

Around 7:55 a.m. the Danville Police Department responded to 330 Henry St near the Henry and Claiborne St intersection for a person in a vehicle with blood.When officers and first responders arrived, they discovered a male With blood in a blue Ford Aspire.This is being investigated as a homicide, as

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Funeral home's truck stolen during worker's stop at Danville McDonald's

A man who works for Norris Funeral Home reported that the truck he was driving for work, a 2008 white 3500 flatbed truck with Virginia tags TW20170, had been stolen while he was inside the restaurant.

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