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Smithfield student's threats to shoot others had 'disturbing racial undertones,' deputies say

Paul M. Emerson, 18, was taken into custody Tuesday night and charged with two counts of communicating a threat via electronic means. During a search of a home in the 15000 block of Carrollton Blvd., deputies found an AR-15 rifle, according to Lt. Tommy Potter with the Isle of Wight County Sheriff's

WAVY NEWS 10 - 2018-10-17 22:04:51

Smithfield Foods responds to reports of employee allegedly urinating on production line

SMITHFIELD, Va. – Smithfield Foods, Inc. released a statement Tuesday in response to reports of an employee allegedly urinating at his station at the company’s processing facility.

WTKR - 2018-10-16 20:57:06

$19 million drug trafficking conspiracy leads to arrest of five Hampton Roads men

NORFOLK, Va. – Around 150 law enforcement officers from Norfolk Police, FBI, DEA and the U.S Marshals participated in Operation Goodfellas Tuesday morning.

WTKR - 2018-10-16 16:59:09

Man killed in Ocean View identified as well as suspect, who also died

NORFOLKPolice have identified a man who was killed last week in Ocean View and the suspect in the killing, who died of a yet to be determined cause while holed up in a house.Officials received a call about gunshots heard shortly before 7 p.m. Friday in the 100 block of West Ocean Avenue, officials s

PILOTONLINE.COM - 2018-10-17 20:38:00

Smithfield High student arrested for threats; rifle found during search of home

Paul M. Emerson, 18, was taken into custody Tuesday night and charged with two counts of communicating a threat via electronic means. During a search of a home in the 15000 block of Carrollton Blvd., deputies found an AR-15 rifle, according to Lt. Tommy Potter with the Isle of Wight County Sheriff's

WAVY NEWS 10 - 2018-10-17 21:24:43

Teen on bicycle hit, injured by car in Suffolk

The teen was found at fault for the incidentWAVY PhotoSUFFOLK, Va. (WAVY) -- A teenager on a bicycle was found at fault after police say he was hit by a car Tuesday night in Suffolk.Suffolk officials said police as well as fire and rescue were dispatched to the scene in the 900 block of Portsmouth B

WAVY NEWS 10 - 2018-10-17 16:34:11

Woman 'had threesome with husband and Doberman dog'

Christina Patterson, 42, is said to have been caught on film with Richard, 47, and the dog in their master bedroom.

MIRROR - 2018-10-17 08:33:52

Pissed-off employee accused of urinating on 50K pounds of food

Smithfield Foods has reportedly disposed of 50,000 pounds of product after an employee allegedly relieved himself while working on the production line. The company says the male employee has since been suspended pending an investigation. Surveillance video on the incident, which happened over the we

NEW YORK POST - 2018-10-17 18:18:02

18-year-old Smithfield High School student arrested, charged with making social media threats

As a result of the investigation into the threat, investigators with the Isle of Wight Sheriff’s Office executed a search warrant at a home in the 1500 block of Carrollton Boulevard, where an AR-15 rifle was confiscated.

WTKR - 2018-10-16 18:24:11

16-year-old Newport News boy injured in shooting

NEWPORT NEWS, Va. – A local teen was injured in a shooting in the 7400 block of Chestnut Avenue Tuesday afternoon.The call came in at 2:56 p.m.Officers arrived to find the 16-year-old Newport News boy suffering from a non-life-threatening gunshot wound. Medics took him to a local hospital for treatm

WTKR - 2018-10-16 19:46:16

Beastiality videos confiscated, Suffolk woman arrested

According to officials, after a subsequent search of computers seized from the residence revealed videos of the couple engaged in acts of beastiality, Suffolk Police Department followed the execution of a search warrant involving Imperial K-9, LLC by the Federal Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco and Firear


Man has life-threatening gunshot wound after shooting on W. 26th St. in Norfolk

NORFOLK, Va. (WAVY) -- A man has a life-threatening gunshot wound following a shooting Tuesday night in the 400 block of West. 26th St.Norfolk police say the shooting happened just before 8:25 p.m. and the man was taken to Norfolk General for treatment. No suspect information has been released at th

WAVY NEWS 10 - 2018-10-17 02:15:23

Hampton man wanted for shooting someone during an argument

According to police, Dontaye Lamont McDaniel has been charged with one count of Malicious Wounding, one count of Shooting in Public Causing Injury, one count of Use of a Firearm in Commission of a Felony, and one count of Possession of a Firearm by a Convicted Felon.

13NEWSNOW.COM - 2018-10-16 20:01:16

“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.


Owner of Virginia Beach investment firm pleads guilty to $6.1M Ponzi scheme

According to court documents, 47-year-old Edward Lee Moody, Jr. owned and operated an investment firm in Virginia Beach. He was a registered investment adviser and sole owner of CM Capital Management LLC.

13NEWSNOW.COM - 2018-10-16 21:41:40

Crash on Chesapeake’s Military Highway ends fatally

According to police, a black Ford Explorer was traveling eastbound on Military Highway when the Silver Honda pulled out onto Military Highway from Galberry Road. When the Ford hit the Honda, the Honda flipped on its roof.

WTKR - 2018-10-16 17:16:54

Arrest made after Smithfield High School social media threat

Lynn Briggs, Spokesperson for Isle of Wight County Schools added the following: “Isle of Wight County Schools encourages students, parents and community members to tell an official when comments, behaviors or actions from individuals appear to be distressing or alarming and indicate a desire to do h

WTKR - 2018-10-16 18:24:11

Person inside Chesapeake home during natural gas line explosion dies

CHESAPEAKE, Va. – A person has died afteran explosion that happened Sunday night.Crews were dispatched to the 2500 block of Lofurno Road around 5:45 p.m. after several calls reported that a house had exploded.Units arrived three minutes later to find the single-family home with “devastating” damage

WTKR - 2018-10-16 18:38:32

Former kennel owner in Virginia charged with bestiality, animal abuse after videos surface

SUFFOLK, Va. — A Virginia woman who ran a dog kennel company with her husband is accused of sexually abusing animals and recording the acts,according to WTKR.


Chesapeake girl featured on “The Ellen DeGeneres Show” after viral singing video

Bri’Anna, who has been singing since she was 5-years-old, shares she prefers listening to the greatest hits from the ‘60s, 80s, and 90s and tells Ellen she used to fall asleep to Aretha Franklin as a baby, according to “The Ellen DeGeneres Show,” which airs on News 3 at 3 p.m. Monday through Friday.

WTKR - 2018-10-16 10:58:41