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Smithfield Police Department releases lip sync video
“The wait is over…….Here is Smithfield PD’s#LipSyncChallengevideo. Thanks to all who danced with us!!! Sheriff Clarke, Chief Hardison, and Chief Riddle it’s your turn!!!,” said that department in its post with the video.
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.
14-year-old charged with attempted carjacking in Suffolk
Police investigated and apprehended a 14-year-old from Suffolk on charges of conspiracy to commit carjacking, carjacking, and grand theft auto for a non-related incident.
Bad breakup results in vehicular assault
Upon arrival, officers made contact with the victim, a 20-year-old man, who stated he had gotten into a verbal altercation with his ex-girlfriend, 22-year-old Treshima Murphy, which resulted in him sustaining multiple injuries.
Newport News man arrested for death threat
32-year-old Antonio Lee of Alan Drive was arrested and charged with Maliciously Shoot/Throw in Occupied Building, Grand Larceny of Firearm, Possession of Firearm by Felon, Reckless Handling of Firearm, and Child Abuse/Neglect: Reckless Disregard for Life X3 on August 10.
Newport News car wash owner needs help finding people in video caught crashing into building
On Saturday, surveillance cameras from Harpersville Car Wash, a self-serve car wash in Newport News, captured a vehicle driving straight into a wall of the business.
Navy sailor found dead at Naval Station Norfolk; no foul play believed
A U.S. sailor was found dead at Naval Station Norfolk, the largest naval base in the world. (Naval Station Norfolk Historical Photo)A U.S. sailor was found dead at Naval Station Norfolk on Friday night, officials said.
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.
Man fatally shot late Thursday night in Hampton
HAMPTON, Va. (WVEC) — Authorities have launched a homicide investigation in Hampton after a man was fatally shot Thursday evening.Officers were dispatched to the 300 block of Lincoln Street just before 10 p.m.Hampton Police say a shooting took place there and one man died.Police identified the victi
Man's body found after he fell overboard in the Elizabeth River
PORTSMOUTHThe body of a man who fell into the Elizabeth River near Crawford Circle Thursday night has been recovered, officials said Friday morning.The Norfolk police dive team located his body around 1:20 a.m. in the vicinity where he had fallen overboard, said Petty Officer Andrew Kendrick, with t
Man dead after shooting in front of aunt and uncle's home in Hampton
Neighbor Derrick Hyche said he saw the shooting happen and then ran over to help Hill. Early Friday morning, people still could see the blood stains on the ground, and bullet holes in a car.
First medical marijuana dispensary in Virginia could be in Hampton
HAMPTON, Va. (WAVY) -- New legislation allows in-state production and sales of medical cannabis oils to patients with a doctor's note and Hampton may be one of the cities in the state where you can find it. It's a big change from a previous law that only gave some legal protection to patients who us
Store manager catches shoplifters red-handed inside a Chesapeake 7-Eleven
CHESAPEAKE, Va. - Store manager Malik Akhtar is taking action to end shoplifting at the 7-Eleven at 2700 Yadkin Road.Akhtar tells News 3 that he spots the shoplifters on surveillance video and then confronts them before leaving the property.The incidents are recorded on his cell phone, thenvideos of
Homicide investigation underway after man fatally shot in Hampton
HAMPTON, Va. (WVEC) — Authorities have launched a homicide investigation in Hampton after a man was fatally shot Thursday evening.Officers were dispatched to the 300 block of Lincoln Street just before 10 p.m.Hampton Police say a shooting took place there and one man died.No other details have been
Man falls off boat into Elizabeth River in Portsmouth; search underway
The Coast Guard says the man, who's in his 50s, fell off the boat as it was entering the Ocean Yacht Marina. His friends told the Coast Guard he never came back up.
Suffolk man charged with animal cruelty
Following their subsequent investigations, 29-year-old Brian Jones was arrested August 9 on charges including three counts of animal cruelty, two counts of failing to care for an animal, keeping a dog over four months without a rabies vaccination and keeping a dog over six months without a city lice
Arrest made in Hampton multiple larceny and burglary investigations
Parker has been charged with three counts of grand larceny, two counts of credit card theft, two counts of petit larceny, one count of burglary and one count of possession of a firearm by a convicted felon.
Isle of Wight Sheriff’s Office seeks information in attempted murder
At approximately 1 a.m. in the 14000 block of Melissa Drive in Smithfield, two men were shot with a large-caliber gun, causing life-threatening injuries. Both were sent to the hospital.
Police: Suspect stole mother's car, tried to run Smithfield officer off the road
He was then indicted on several charges in Isle of Wight, including assault and battery, assault on an officer and unauthorized use of a car.
Hampton Police looking for suspect in Raceway gas station burglary
The suspect is described as a black male, 45–50 years of age, last seen wearing a purple shirt, gray pants, and carrying a pink backpack.