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Man seriously injured in Norfolk shooting, police say
Buy NowErica A. Smith | The Virginian-PilotNORFOLKOne man was seriously injured in a shooting on Monday evening, police said.According to a tweet from the department, officers were called to the 4700 block of Krick Street around 7:10 p.m. Police found the man with life-threatening injuries at the sc
Video could have helped Portsmouth murder suspect prove self-defense – but it's gone
Latisha Warren, left, is charged with fatally stabbing her boyfriend, Darnell Phillips.Left, Portsmouth police. Right, courtesy of Nyesha Robinson.
Man suffering from life threatening injuries after Norfolk shooting
NORFOLK, Va. – Norfolk Police Department responded to the 4700 block of Krick Street around 7:15 p.m. on Monday.When police arrived to the scene, an adult male was suffering from a life-threatening gunshot wound.The man was taken to Sentara Norfolk General Hospital.Anyone with any information about
“You people don't have enough money to sue me.” Fast-food manager called employees N-word, lawsuit says
NORFOLKWhen it comes to selling fast-food tacos and fried chicken, Shu Kumar is apparently pretty good.But according to a former employee, he's also a racist who openly demeaned his black staff members and bragged they could do nothing about it.
Former ‘American Idol' contestant Antonella Barba arrested in Norfolk
Norfolk police say that Antonella Barba, 31, was arrested on October 11 in the 500 block of Duke Street. Court records show she was charged with distributing more than 100 grams of heroin.
Surveillance video shows suspect taking cash drawer from Portsmouth 7-Eleven
PORTSMOUTH, Va. - Police in Portsmouth are trying to identify the man who they say stole money from two 7-Elevens.The first incident happened on August 27, 2018 around 1:30 a.m. at the location on George Washington Hwy near Elm Ave.Surveillance video shows a man walk into the store and grab the cash
Chesapeake police respond to barricade situation in South Norfolk
CHESAPEAKE, Va. (WAVY) -- Police responded to a barricade situation in South Norfolk on Sunday night.According to Chesapeake dispatchers, the emergency call regarding the situation came in around 8:30 p.m. It happened in the 800 block of Byrd Avenue.10 On Your Side is working to get more details.Thi
VDOT: 90 roads remain closed from Tropical Storm Michael damage
But there are still about 90 roads that remain closed due to flooding, and downed trees and power lines, VDOT said.
27-year-old arrested by Norfolk Police for shooting
NORFOLK, Va. — Police arrested 27-year-old Rasheem Walton for allegedly shooting a 56-year-old multiple times around 1 a.m. Thursday.According to officials, officers with the Norfolk Police Department responded to the 200 block of Hough Ave. to find the victim shot. He was transported to Sentara Nor
Police ID motorcyclist killed in crash at Newtown and Baker roads intersection
After the F150 hit the motorcyclist, it continued to roll and hit an SUV on Baker Road, said police spokeswoman Tonya Pierce.
Cities of Norfolk, Portsmouth opening garages ahead of Tropical Storm Michael
Portsmouth will open the County, Harbor, Middle and Water Street Garages at 5 p.m. Thursday. Vehicles may remain in the garages until 7 a.m. Friday morning, prior to when the city resumes its normal operations at 8 a.m.
Over 1,000 customers without power in Norfolk
NORFOLK, Va. – More than 1,000 customers in Norfolk are without power, according to Dominion Energy.
After arrest and pepper spraying of Norfolk teen, family lawyer wants independent investigation
“I’m not confident based on what I saw in that video,” Scott said, referring to the fairness of an internal investigation. “No one should be confident.”
Jail inmate asked judge to send her to drug rehab a month before she died
PORTSMOUTH, Va. (WAVY) -- About a month before she died, a local inmate wrote a letter to a Norfolk judge asking him to send her to a drug rehabilitation program instead of jail.
Schools, others in Hampton Roads, N.C. close, cancel activities ahead of Michael
Albemarle Regional Health Services: Closing one hour early Thursday.Albemarle School: Closing at 4 p.m. Thursday and opening one-hour late on Friday.Bertie County Schools: Schools will dismiss at 1:00 p.m. and all after-school activities will be canceled Thursday. Schools will operate on a 2-hour de
Man dressed in women's clothing robs Chesapeake bank
CHESAPEAKE, Va. (WAVY) - A Wells Fargo bank in Chesapeake was robbed Wednesday afternoon.According to police, a black man wearing women's clothing entered the bank in the 3900 block of Portsmouth Blvd. a little after 1 p.m. and demanded money from the teller.As soon as the teller handed him the cash
Man shot in leg, dies in Portsmouth
PORTSMOUTH, Va. (WVEC) — Police say a man is dead after he was shot in the leg Wednesday morning.Investigators said the shooting happened shortly before noon in the 2000 block of Frederick Boulevard. The victim was taken to the hospital with a serious injury according to police and later succumbed t
Video showing teen in Virginia being pepper-sprayed leads to police internal investigation
A screenshot of a video that was posted on social media, showing a black teenager as he was questioned by two white officers about possibly skipping school in Norfolk, Va. The police department there has said they will investigate the incident. (Courtesy of Shiba Tynes)
Former reality TV star sentenced to 16 years for drunken driving crash that killed Portsmouth man
VIRGINIA BEACHA former reality television show star was sentenced this morning to 16 years in prison for a drunken, wrong-way crash on Interstate 264 that killed a Portsmouth man last year.Melissa Hancock, 25, who was a frequent guest on the Lifetime TV series “Little Women: Atlanta,” pleaded guilty
Before he was shot dead at 25, Chesapeake man was ready to start a new career
Just before 10:30 p.m. Friday, Augustine was shot and killed in the 800 block of Great Bridge Blvd., not far from his grandmother’s home, where he lived.