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Chesterfield teen found beaten, shot in Richmond dies at hospital
Police confirmed Monday that 19-year-old Andrew K. Hensely, a recent graduate of Manchester High School in Chesterfield County, succumbed to his injuries last Friday, July 13.
M4 rifle stolen from parked Richmond Police cruiser, Crime Insider sources say
“The number one property crime in the city is theft from motor vehicles, and now unfortunately, the RPD has been victimized as well. We urge anyone with information to call our detectives,” said Richmond Police Chief Alfred Durham.
North Chesterfield man has died from injuries suffered in June 29 shooting in Richmond
Andrew K. Hensley was shot on June 29 around 12:45 a.m. in the 5800 block of Willow Oaks Drive, according to Richmond police. Hensley, who lived in North Chesterfield, was taken to a hospital and died Friday, police said.
Woman charged with DUI in I-95 head-on crash that left driver seriously injured
The trooper's preliminary investigation revealed that a 2017 Nissan Altima driven by Tiffani Steele, 24, of Richmond, was traveling northbound on I-95 south. Steele was in the left lane of travel when she struck a Chevrolet Tahoe head-on, state police say.
Overnight Richmond fire forces three out of their apartment
More Local NewsFire forces three out of their Richmond apartmentChesterfield family grieves after 19-year-old son dies from gunshot wound, attackPolice: Man dies after accidentally stabbing self with swordRICHMOND, Va. (WRIC) -- Three people are without a place to stay after a small apartment fire f
Hopewell man, 27, dies after Interstate 295 crash in Henrico
ThinkstockVirginia State Police said Monday that a 27-year-old Hopewell man died after a crash on Interstate 295 in Henrico County last week.The victim was identified as Cody Bryan Rosas.About 10 p.m. last Tuesday, state police they responded to a three-vehicle crash on northbound I-295 at Airport D
Police find loaded guns, ‘ammo everywhere’ in suspect’s apartment
“We were making our down the hall towards his apartment and we observed him in the hallway, he observed us as well and he immediately ran inside his apartment and refused to answer the door,” said Lt. Emanuel Chambliss with the Petersburg Police.
Richmond cover bands: The Allman Brothers. David Bowie. James Brown. Tom Petty. Some of the best of Richmond tribute bands.
The Allman Brothers. David Bowie. James Brown. Tom Petty. Although all these giants have died, leaving aching vacancies in their wake, their music plays on. But not just through recordings and videos — these artists’ spirits can spark back to life in the guise of the tribute band. And here in Richmo
2 bodies found in water near Newport News Shipbuilding
NEWPORT NEWS, Va. (WAVY) -- Two bodies have been found in the water near Newport News Shipbuilding, officials confirm.
Missing Persons Mystery: This woman vanished 12 years ago in Richmond
“The family has shared with detectives over the years, many of the stories they have heard about her disappearance,” Longoria said.
State police identify Hopewell man who died following I-295 crash in Henrico
A preliminary investigation found that a 1999 Ford Windstar van that Rosas was driving entered an active work zone that had the left and left center lanes closed. Rosas struck a 2010 M2 cushion truck, spun around, and then his vechicle was struck by a 2018 Freightliner Cascadia tractor trailer.
Man shot in the arm on Richmond's North Side
RICHMOND, Va. (WRIC) -- Richmond Police are investigating a shooting on the city's North Side.It happened on the 3100 block of Garland Avenue. Officers say a man was shot in the arm, but his injuries are not life-threatening.Officers have not released any information about a possible suspect. Stay w
House in Richmond's East End catches fire overnight
RICHMOND, Va. (WRIC) -- A house in Richmond's East End caught fire early Monday morning.The fire broke out around 2 a.m. at the house on 19th Street, which is near Armstrong High School.It's unclear if anyone was injured or what caused the blaze.Stay with 8News for updates on this developing story.
2-vehicle crash knocks down pole in downtown Richmond
More Local NewsResidents say several cars broken into, stolen in Eastern Henrico neighborhoodFire forces family of 5 out of East End homeMan shot in the arm on Richmond's North SideRICHMOND, Va. (WRIC) -- A two-vehicle crash knocked down a light pole on Broad and 9th streets in Richmond.8News crews
Richmond celebrates Maggie Walker’s 154th birthday: ‘She prospered’
“Today the National Park Service is sponsoring a grand birthday celebration,” Ajena Rogers, supervisory park ranger and manager of the Maggie L. Walker historical site, said. “We have a recognition ceremony of our Leadership Institute graduates. It’s something that we have done for the past nine yea
Richmond Police: Man shot in arm on Garland Avenue
Richmond police responded to a shooting Sunday night on Garland Avenue in the city's Brookland Park neighborhood.One man was shot in the arm and suffered non-life-threatening injuries, according to a police report.The shooting occurred in the 3100 block of Garland Avenue.
Robber hits Southside Family Dollar store
RICHMOND, Va. – Police are investigating a robbery at a Family Dollar store in Richmond’s Blackwell neighborhood Sunday afternoon.Richmond Police said officers were dispatched to the Family Dollar at 7 E. 16th St. between Decatur and Hull streets just after 12:20 p.m.Officials said a man walked into
Man arrested after Henrico mom found dead in car
HENRICO COUNTY, Va. — Days after a Henrico mother was found dead in a car, police announced the arrest of a man on murder charges. Kevin Lee Mobley, 30, of Henrico, was charged with 2nd degree murder and use of a firearm in commission of a felony, according to police.
Garcia leads Richmond to 4-3 win over Trenton
2B:Garcia 2 (12).3B:Castillo (3).RBI:Howard (36); Arenado, J (26); Lipka (20); Castillo, Al (19).SAC:Castillo.SF:Lipka.LOB:7.CS:Garcia (1).
Man arrested for fatally shooting brother at Prince George home
Officials said the victim’s brother, Broderick R. Giles of Chesterfield, was arrested without incident Saturday afternoon.