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Police investigating 3 attempted robberies in Portsmouth
Credit: WAVY/Deanna Bettineschi PORTSMOUTH, Va. (WAVY) -- Police in Portsmouth are investigating three attempted robberies that happened Monday morning. Police spokesman B.K. Hall said the attempted robberies were at a Hot Zone in the 2600 block of Airline Boulevard, the 4500 block of George Washing
BREAKING News Out Of San Diego.... IT'S BAD
SAN DIEGO– Former U.S. Navy Captain Jeffrey Breslau pleaded guilty to criminal conflict of interest charges and former U.S. Navy Master Chief Ricarte Icmat David was sentenced on corruption charges to 17 months in prison, followed by one year of supervised release and $30,000 in restitution. Both a
US Marshals, police arrest Iowa murder suspect in Norfolk
Danaesha Martin, 22, was arrested in Norfolk on Tuesday, Nov. 13, 2018, and charged with first-degree murder in connection with the death of Shavondes Martin, of Waterloo, Iowa.Courtesy of Waterloo Police Department
Police looking for man they say tried to rob 6 Portsmouth stores Monday
At 10:42 a.m., police were called to Hot Zone, located at 2616 Airline Blvd., for reports of a robbery, according to a news release from the department. Police said a similar call came in 16 minutes later from a nearby store called Vapes, located at 4572 George Washington Hwy.
Police identify woman killed in crash Friday night in Chesapeake
Police have identified a woman who died in a crash Friday on Ballahack Road, near the North Carolina line, as Morgan Rayman, 19, from Chesapeake.
Man injured in Portsmouth shooting
PORTSMOUTH, Va. – The Portsmouth Police Department is investigating a shooting in the 100 block of Lexington Drive that left a man injured Monday afternoon.Authorities say the man’s injuries are non-life-threatening.There is no further information. The investigation remains ongoing.This story will c
Portsmouth PD uses 'Teens and Traffic Stops' to create understanding, share advice with youth
“If we can have people on the forefront to be aware of what we do and approach vehicles and that nature, it can have a better end result,” Bryant said.
Waterloo woman arrested for murder in death of cousin Shavondes Martin
Waterloo Police Officers obtained an arrest warrant charging Danaesha L. Martin, 22, with first-degree murder in connection the death of Shavondes Shavez Martin, 22.
Portsmouth city council to discuss one-time bonuses
Portsmouth's city council is expected to discuss giving full-time city employees a one-time, $1,000 bonus when they meet on Tuesday.
Norfolk has 560 Bird scooters impounded, company owes over 93K for them
NORFOLK, Va. – The City of Norfolk is saying they have impounded 560 Bird scooters, and that if the company want them back, it will have to pay up.
Portsmouth Humane Society works to help veterans, shelter dogs with Heeling Warrior Program
PORTSMOUTH, Va. (WAVY) -- The dogs at the Portsmouth Humane Society are eagerly waiting to leave the shelter and find a comfortable home with a loving family. The shelter's director of operations, James McLaughlin, says he and the executive director began brainstorming ways to do this, and thought o
Portsmouth Housing Authority settles lawsuit with fired director
Short’s attorney, Raymond Hogge, alleged that the Portsmouth Redevelopment and Housing Authority wrongfully dismissed his client during the first year of his three-year contract, costing him more than $500,000 in unpaid salary and benefits. The lawsuit he filed last year also claimed that the author
5 New Portsmouth Area Houses For Sale
PORTSMOUTH, VA — Looking for a new house nearby, but getting tired of seeing the same old listings again and again? Not to fear! To keep you up to date, we've got an up-to-date batch of five new listings nearby.
53-year-old arrested, charged with murder in Portsmouth shooting
A little before 2:30 a.m. Tuesday, police got a 911 call about a shooting in the 800 block of Stratford St., just west of Bide-A-Wee Golf Course.
Not a fan of Beach Weekend? Pharrell looking to bring new option to Va. Beach
VIRGINIA BEACH, Va. – While Beach Weekend is a popular destination for many college students, there are those who are not a fan of it – and the pushback to the Virginia Beach spring staple has one of its native sons thinking to introduce something bigger.
Two injured after school bus hits moped in Newport News
NEWPORT NEWS, Va. (WVEC) — Two people were taken to the hospital following a crash involving a Newport News Public School bus and a moped.The accident happened shortly before 8:30 at Warwick Boulevard and Union Street. Police said two people who were riding the moped were hospitalized with non-life
Police: Man walked into hospital with gunshot wound
NORFOLK, Va. (WAVY) -- Police say a man who walked into Sentara Norfolk General hospital with a gunshot wound is expected to be OK. According to police, officers were called to the hospital around 12:30 a.m. The man told officers the shooting happened somewhere in Tidewater Park, he but wasn't sure
Letter: A day of honor at Norfolk elementary school
DANIEL WHITE, the principal of Tarrallton Elementary School in Norfolk, invited us to attend the school's annual Veterans Day celebration, which was held on Friday.
Two aviation mishaps involving Navy’s forward-deployed carrier in less than a month
The USS Ronald Reagan is the Navy's only forward-deployed aircraft carrier, permanently stationed in the U.S. 7th Fleet, headquartered in Yokosuka, Japan.
Farm Fresh store in Portsmouth officially reopens
Credit: WAVY/Aesia Toliver PORTSMOUTH, Va. (WAVY) -- A Farm Fresh store in Portsmouth is officially back up and running. The Victory Boulevard location was among several in the region that closed earlier this year after Kroger and Food Lion purchased the stores from SUPERVALU, Inc. Virginia Beach re