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Portsmouth man charged with woman's murder; 3 others charged with accessory

Joshua L. Bowen . (Credit: Portsmouth Police Department). PORTSMOUTH, Va. (WAVY) - Police say four people have been arrested and charged in connection to a Portsmouth shooting that left a woman dead. Police say 39-year-old Jennifer Bartell was shot at her home on Cushing Street on Wednesday. Her w

WAVY NEWS 10 - 2018-03-16 16:00:50

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

WTKR - 2018-03-16 20:42:45

4 charged in Portsmouth shooting death after social media argument, police say

Four people have been charged in the fatal shooting of a 39-year-old woman this week, police said Friday in a news release. On Wednesday around 12:45 p.m., police arrived at the 70 block of Cushing Street and found Jennifer Bartel, of Portsmouth, with a gunshot wound to her torso, police said. She w

PILOTONLINE.COM - 2018-03-16 16:13:00

Man gets 38 years for murder

A Suffolk man was sentenced Friday to 38 years in prison for a March 1, 2016, murder. A jury found Karlton Lamond Boone Jr., 20, guilty in December on charges of first-degree murder, shooting in the commission of a felony and use of a firearm in the commission of a felony in the death of 42-year-old

SUFFOLK NEWS-HERALD - 2018-03-16 23:59:59

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

WAVY NEWS 10 - 2018-03-17 03:49:36

Jury recommends 40 years for Norfolk man convicted of murdering 2 people in 2016

A day before his 23rd birthday, Quedell Higgs was convicted Friday of two counts of second-degree murder in the deaths of Jeff Stallings and Casey Kayser two years ago. Jurors said he should spend 40 years in prison - the maximum sentence - for each count. They acquitted him of two gun charges and o

PILOTONLINE.COM - 2018-03-16 22:07:00

After 5 months, traffic to move in both directions on Frederick Blvd. in Portsmouth

The southbound lanes of Frederick Boulevard at Turnpike Road have been closed since October due to unexpected problems in the intersection. PORTSMOUTH, Va. (WAVY) - One southbound lane of Frederick Boulevard will open Saturday, marking the first time in five months that traffic will move in both d

WAVY NEWS 10 - 2018-03-17 02:35:36

Report: Virginia man tried to run over state senator

PORTSMOUTH, Va. (AP) - A man who tried to hit a Virginia state senator with a car has been charged with attempted murder, police said Thursday. Sen. Louise Lucas was unharmed, Portsmouth police said in a statement. The suspect has been identified as James Taliaferro, an ex-employee of a business th

WHSV - 2018-03-16 19:01:00