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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

WTKR - 2018-03-19 15:58:31

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

PILOTONLINE.COM - 2018-03-19 14:15:00

Portsmouth man sentenced to 70 years for 2012 double murder

PORTSMOUTH, Va. - Winston Bernard Black Jr. was sentenced to 70 years in prison for the stabbing death of two people back in 2012. Winston Bernard Black Jr. A jury convicted him on January 11, and on Monday he was sentenced to 40 years in prison for the first degree murder of Ann Marie Gilkerson, an

WTKR - 2018-03-19 15:27:12

Gunshot victim walks in to Sentara Norfolk General Hospital

NORFOLK, Va. (WAVY) - Norfolk dispatchers say a gunshot victim walked into Sentara Norfolk General Hospital, early Sunday morning. The emergency call came in at 2:31 a.m. for a gunshot victim. Dispatch says they are not sure where the victim was shot, but had a gunshot wound to the leg.

WAVY NEWS 10 - 2018-03-18 19:52:57

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

WTKR - 2018-03-19 14:18:50

15 people displaced following apartment fire in Hampton

Photo Courtesy of the Hampton Fire Department HAMPTON, Va. (WAVY) - 15 people are displaced from their homes after a fire started inside an apartment early Sunday morning. Crews were dispatched to the 200 block of Ranalet Drive at 3:36 a.m. and arrived four minutes later. Hampton Fire Captain Cole

WAVY NEWS 10 - 2018-03-18 14:14:14

Crews respond to fire at Newport News Red Robin

(Photo: NNFD) NEWPORT NEWS, Va. - Crews battle a small fire at the Red Robin on 12300 Jefferson Avenue Sunday afternoon, according to fire officials. When crews arrived, they saw light smoke coming from the front of the business. After investigating, they discovered fire in and around a wooden post

WTKR - 2018-03-18 19:30:40

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

WTKR - 2018-03-19 00:48:28

VDOT contractor from Chesapeake hit on I-85

Patrice West PETERSBURG, Va. - A VDOT contractor was seriously injured after being hit by a car while on the job, according to Virginia State Police. On Friday at 4:30 p.m., troopers responded to a crash involving a pedestrian on southbound I-85. According to police, a 2010 Nissan Maxima driven by P


Woman arrested in connection to Virginia Beach shooting

VIRGINIA BEACH, Va. - The Virginia Beach Police Department has arrested a woman in connection to a shooting that happened on February 19. Nicolette Danielle James 24-year-old Nicolette Danielle James of Norfolk was arrested and charged with Robbery, two counts of Use of a Firearm in the Commission o


Nice End to Holiday Weekend. Tracking Midweek Snow Potential

FUTURE TRAK FORECAST - SNOW WEDNESDAY EVENING Rain moved across the Tidewater overnight through around sunrise this morning. Most Hampton Roads cities received .25" or less... with nearly a half inch across parts of NE North Carolina.RAINFALL TOTALS-SINCE MIDNIGHT By Mid-Morning, the sunshine was

WAVY NEWS 10 - 2018-03-18 13:44:43

Tractor-trailer overturns at Smithfield Foods, firefighters rescue driver

Viewer Photo via Facebook/Donney Rainey SMITHFIELD, Va. (WAVY) - Members of the Smithfield Volunteer Fire Department helped rescue a truck driver who was trapped in the cab of a tractor-trailer on Saturday at Smithfield Foods, Inc.Photo Courtesy: Smithfield Vol. Fire Dept. Smithfield dispatchers s

WAVY NEWS 10 - 2018-03-17 20:40:23

Two-alarm fire breaks out at Hampton apartment complex

HAMPTON, Va. (WVEC) -- Firefighters from Hampton and Newport News battled a two-alarm blaze at an apartment complex in Hampton on Saturday morning. The call came in around 10:10 a.m. of a structure fire at Century Plaza Apartments in the 100 block of Lassiter Drive. Pictures from the scene show flam


TSA officers at Norfolk airport catch third gun in 12 days

(Photo: TSA) NORFOLK, Va. - A man was cited by airport police Sunday morning after TSA officers caught him with a loaded handgun in his carry-on bag, according to a TSA spokesperson. It's the third gun caught at the Norfolk International Airport in less than two weeks. The firearm caught Sunday was

WTKR - 2018-03-18 15:37:01

Feds inspect Hampton VA Medical Center

HAMPTON, Va. (WVEC) -- The U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs Office of the Inspector General just released the report from a visit to the Hampton VA Medical Center. It comes after a surprise examination by the office last summer, which was part of the Comprehensive Healthcare Inspection Program. T


Crews battling second alarm fire in Hampton

HAMPTON, Va. - Crews are working to put out a second alarm fire at an apartment complex, according to Hampton Fire. It happened in the 100 block of Lassiter Drive. The call came in Saturday at 10:10 a.m. Officials have not said how man residents will be displaced. Download the News 3 app for updates


Man found dead in a Newport News residence

NEWPORT NEWS, Va. (WVEC) -- Police were called to a possible burglary but found a man dead in Newport News Friday night. Emergency Communications received a call around 10:10 p.m. in the 5000 block of Chestnut Avenue. Officials located a male subject inside a residence suffering from a gunshot wound


Newport News police investigate fatal shooting on Chestnut Ave.

NEWPORT NEWS, Va. (WAVY) - A male victim was shot and killed Friday night in Newport News in the 5000 block of Chestnut Avenue. Police say they were dispatched to the scene at 10:10 p.m. after a female arrived at the home and located the victim. When police arrived, the victim was pronounced dead at


Hampton man dies after vehicle strikes tree

NEWPORT NEWS, Va. (WAVY) - Police say a 69-year-old Hampton man died after his vehicle struck a tree Friday night in Newport News. The crash happened around 6:30 p.m. in the 1500 block of Kiln Creek Parkway. The man was taken to the hospital, but was later pronounced dead. Police say this was a sing


Man convicted in Norfolk double murder

NORFOLK, Va. - Quedell Higgs was convicted in Norfolk Circuit Court of 2 counts of 2nd Degree Murder and was sentenced to 80 years in prison, 40 for each count against him. According to the Office of the Norfolk Commonwealth's Attorney, Higgs waived his pre-sentence report and formal sentencing hear

WTKR - 2018-03-18 02:59:00