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Following teen's fatal shooting, Norfolk councilwoman talks programs tackling teen violence
"Overall the statistics are down, does that help the dead boy? It doesn't. And it doesn't mean a hill of beans to his family either, but overall I think we are moving in the right direction." she said.
Norfolk police investigating shooting that left 1 person injured Wednesday
Buy NowGary C. Knapp | Virginian-Pilot file photoPolice are investigating a shooting that left one person injured.According to a tweet from the department, officers were called to the 200 block of Dulwich Crescent around 8 p.m. Police said one person was taken to a hospital for treatment.Information
Multiple tires slashed along Norfolk street, cops looking for suspects
NORFOLK, Va. - Police are investigating vandalism along Quincy Street and Bill Street. Neighbors woke up to slashed tires, at least seven cars have been reported to police.
Movie openings in Hampton Roads: Love, action and man's best friend
“Crazy Rich Asians”John M. Chu directs this romantic comedy about an Asian American New Yorker who finds that her fiance from Singapore is unimaginably rich.PG-13(120 min.)“Mile 22”Mark Wahlberg plays an intelligence agent who must escort a cop through a violent gantlet in the action thriller. With
Man arrested, charged with first-degree murder in Portsmouth Floyd St. shooting
Tommie L. Banks, 26, was taken into custody without incident by detectives with Portsmouth PD's Fugitive Apprehension Unit and Street Crimes Unit around 7 p.m. Wednesday, police said.
Hundreds shed tears at memorial for Norfolk teen
NORFOLK, Va (WAVY) -- For the third time since March, community members attended a memorial for a 15-year-old Norfolk homicide victim.
Police: Two men shot multiple times in Norfolk
NORFOLK, Va. (WVEC) — Police are on the scene of a double shooting Wednesday night.Around 8 p.m. officers were called to the 200 block of Dulwich Crescent for a gunshot disturbance. On the scene, police found a man inside a home suffering from multiple gunshot wounds.Shortly after, officers were cal
3 adults, 2 children displaced after car fire spreads to house in Chesapeake
CHESAPEAKE, Va. (WAVY) -- Five people, including two young children, have been displaced from their home after a car fire spread to their house overnight on Wednesday.
Man charged in fatal shooting of teen in Virginia
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Norfolk man arrested in connection with death of 15-year-old
Naquan Alexander, of the 900 block of Wilson Road, was arrested charged with second-degree murder and use of a firearm.Courtesy of Norfolk Police Department
Police investigate shooting in Norfolk
According to 911 dispatch, officers were called to Bagnall Road in the Calvert Square neighborhood just before 9 p.m. When they got there, they found a man who had been shot.
Person shot on Bagnall Road in Norfolk
NORFOLK, Va. (WAVY) -- Police are investigating after a person was shot Tuesday night in the 800 block of Bagnall Road in the Calvert Square area.The call for the shooting came in at 8:50 p.m., according to dispatchers.Dispatchers say the person's injuries are non life-threatening, but couldn't prov
Norfolk Police searching for suspect in overnight shooting
NORFOLK, Va. – Police responded to the 800 block of Bagnall Road for a gunshot disturbance call around 8:50 p.m. last night.Upon arrival, police found a 25-year-old man suffering from a non-life threatening gunshot wound.He was taken to Sentara Norfolk General Hospital for treatment, according to au
Last call for SkyStar rides before wheel leaves Norfolk
After a successful summer, the SkyStar Ferris wheel’s last day of operation at Norfolk’s Waterside District will be Sunday, August 19.
Teen killed in shooting on Herbert Collins Way in Norfolk
The shooting happened in the 1300 block of Herbert Collins Way, off East Princess Anne Road near Norfolk State University just before 8 p.m., police say.
15-year-old boy shot and killed in Norfolk
NORFOLK, Va. (WVEC) — A 15-year-old boy injured in a shooting died at a local hospital Monday night, Norfolk police said.
Dozens of Norfolk students' private health information posted online by school system
NORFOLKSchool crisis plans that detail the medical issues of dozens of Norfolk students and teachers were posted online last week for anyone to access.Floor maps of at least two schools also were posted. By making the plans public, the district likely violated federal student privacy laws and jeopar
WATCH: 77-year-old stops teen carjacking attempt at Suffolk gas station
“It’s usually calm over here. Never seen anything. No issues ever,” said Ronald Jackson, a regular customer at the gas station.
Man killed in Portsmouth shooting Tuesday morning
PORTSMOUTH, Va. (WAVY)- Portsmouth Police are working to find out who shot and killed a man Tuesday morning.About 1:49 a.m. officers found the man dead from being shot in the torso on Floyd Street.Investigators have not released the man's name or named any suspects in the case.
Man shot and killed in Portsmouth early Tuesday
A Portsmouth police vehicle.File photoPolice are investigating a fatal shooting in Port Norfolk.A report came in at 1:49 a.m. Tuesday that a man was shot in the torso in the 3500 block of Floyd St., police wrote in a tweet.He was pronounced daed on the scene by medics, police said.This is a developi