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64-year-old woman shot while inside her Hampton home

HAMPTON, Va. - A 64-year-old woman was shot Tuesday night after multiple rounds were fired into her Hampton home. Hampton Police say at 9:27 p.m., an officer on patrol heard shots fired in an area north of West Mercury Boulevard. As the officer was investigating, dispatchers started receiving calls

WTKR - 2018-03-21 13:47:57

Multiple roads closed as crews battle house fire in Newport News

Credit: Newport News Fire Department NEWPORT NEWS, Va. (WAVY) - Officials have closed multiple roads as firefighters battle a house fire in Newport News. The Newport News Fire Department said in a tweet the fire was on 30th Street. A photo officials posted to Twitter showed heavy smoke billowing o

WAVY NEWS 10 - 2018-03-21 12:51:21

Newport News stabbing leaves man dead; teen in custody

NEWPORT NEWS, Va. (WAVY) - A man is dead and a teenager is in custody following a stabbing Tuesday night in Newport News. The victim, a 37-year-old Newport News man, was found in the 500 block of Onancock Trail with multiple stab wounds. He was pronounced dead at the scene. Dispatchers received a ca

WAVY NEWS 10 - 2018-03-21 00:53:08

Hampton police investigate shooting at KFC-Taco Bell restaurant

Police investigate a shooting at a Kentucky Fried Chicken/Taco Bell combination restaurant in the 1100 block of West Pembroke Avenue in Hampton on March 20, 2018. Photo courtesy of Hampton Police Division. HAMPTON, Va. (WAVY) - Police in Hampton are investigating a Tuesday afternoon shooting that

WAVY NEWS 10 - 2018-03-20 21:19:30

Norfolk teen found dead at townhouse was well-liked, 'had a sweet spirit'

Daemon Person was found dead inside his family's townhouse on Corprew Avenue on Monday afternoon, NORFOLK, Va. (WAVY) - A mystery for Norfolk police. They're on day two of their search for whoever killed a teen inside his family's townhouse on Corprew Avenue. The case started as an undetermined de

WAVY NEWS 10 - 2018-03-21 02:51:52

Two women injured in Newport News drive-by shooting

NEWPORT NEWS, Va. - Two women were injured in a drive-by shooting in the 600 block of Ridley Circle Tuesday evening, according to police. One victim, a 25-year-old Portsmouth woman, was found in the area of 16th Street and Jefferson Avenue suffering from a gunshot wound to the hand. A second victim,

WTKR - 2018-03-21 21:02:07

Man found shot to death outside Norfolk home

NORFOLK, Va. (WVEC) -- Police are on the scene of a homicide in Norfolk, authorities confirm. The police dispatch supervisor said the shooting happened in the 700 block of C Avenue just after 9:30 Wednesday morning. Police confirm they are conducting a homicide investigation and that the victim is a

13NEWSNOW.COM - 2018-03-21 17:42:00

Man stabbed to death in Newport News; 15-year-old arrested

NEWPORT NEWS, Va. (WVEC) -- A Newport News man was stabbed to death on Tuesday night, and police have charged a teenager with his murder. Emergency Communications received a call around 7:45 p.m. about a stabbing in the 500 block of Onancock Trail. Once on the scene, police located 37-year-old Rodne

13NEWSNOW.COM - 2018-03-21 03:47:00

Man who lied to FBI about murder sentenced to five years in prison

NEWPORT NEWS, Va. (WVEC) -- A judge handed down a five-year sentence to a man convicted of lying to a federal agent about a murder that took place in October 2017. According to court documents, 29-year-old Malik Corey Brown invited gang members to the Burnt Orange Ordinary neighborhood, where an alt

13NEWSNOW.COM - 2018-03-20 20:47:00

Man stabbed to death in Newport news; Police detained 15-year-old

NEWPORT NEWS, Va. (WVEC) -- A man was stabbed to death on Tuesday night. Emergency Communications received a call around 7:45 p.m. about a stabbing in the 500 block of Onancock Trial. Once on the scene, police located a 37-year-old man who was suffering from stab wounds. He was pronounced dead at th

13NEWSNOW.COM - 2018-03-21 03:47:00

Newport News police searching for man who allegedly shot an 11-year-old

NEWPORT NEWS, Va. (WAVY) - Police are searching for a young man who they believe shot an 11-year-old girl on the night of Jan. 13. Newport News police say they were called out to the 13200 block area of Aqueduct Drive around 9 p.m. in reference to gunshots being heard. Later they found out an 11-yea


Woman shot to death in Portsmouth, police say

Detectives are investigating the shooting death of a woman this afternoon in Cradock. Emergency dispatchers received a 911 call at 12:46 p.m., police posted on social media. Medics pronounced a woman dead at the scene in the 70 block of Cushing St. This the the fourth fatal shooting in Portsmouth th


21 Farm Fresh stores bought by Kroger, Food Lion

FILE - This Tuesday, June 17, 2014, file photo, shows a Kroger store. (AP Photo/David J. Phillip, File) HAMPTON ROADS, Va. (WAVY) - Talk about a supermarket sweep. On Wednesday, SUPERVALU Inc., which owns Virginia Beach-based Farm Fresh, announced it's selling 21 of its 38 Farm Fresh locations for


Hampton Police: Teenage girls rob woman after asking to borrow cell phone

HAMPTON, Va. - A woman was allegedly attacked after trying to help two teenage girls, according to police. It happened near the intersection of Old Buckroe Road and East Pembroke Aveune in Hampton on March 6. Police got a call about a 31-year-old who said she was robbed. Police said the victim was g


Gas station robbed Tuesday night in Newport News

NEWPORT NEWS, Va. (WAVY) - An Exxon gas station was robbed Tuesday night in Newport News, according to police. Police say the robbery occurred just before 8:30 p.m. at the intersection of Beechmont Drive and Warwick Boulevard. The two male suspects, one armed with a handgun, took an undisclosed amou


Newport News man charged with killing pedestrian released from jail

NEWPORT NEWS, Va - Police arrested and charged 29-year-old Jamar Terrell Cooper with involuntary manslaughter this weekend after they say he ran over a Jamar Cooper pedestrian walking on the sidewalk. According to police, 63-year-old Tony Brown was hit by Cooper around 3:40 a.m. Saturday morning nea