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Stafford woman killed in accident on White Oak Road

A 21-year-old Stafford woman was killed Friday in a crash in the southern part of the county.The accident took place on White Oak Road near Town and Country Drive.Police had not released the name of the victim as of Saturday evening, though the name was all over social media.Sheriff’s spokeswoman Am

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Construction worker in Stafford loses three fingers in work site accident

A construction worker was airlifted to a Reston hospital after several fingers were caught in a piece of equipment in a work site accident.STAFFORD FIRE AND RESCUEA 39-year-old construction worker lost three fingers Friday morning after his hand got stuck in a piece of drilling equipment in Stafford

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Man Overdoses On Heroin In Stafford Walmart: Police

STAFFORD, VA—A man who overdosed on heroin in a Walmart bathroom Saturday afternoon later tried to smuggle heroin into Rappahannock Regional Jail, according to the Loudoun County Sheriff's Office. Richard Carlton Garner, 29, of Stafford, was charged with possession of a controlled substance and poss

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Woodbridge man killed in motorcycle crash - Potomac Local

Virginia State Police Trooper N.A. Dayes is investigating a fatal motorcycle crash in Fairfax County. The crash occurred June 12, 2018, at 9:57 p.m. on Interstate 66, less than a mile east of the Dulles Toll road.

POTOMACLOCAL.COM - 2018-06-16 13:56:33

Stafford man gets just over five years for filming child in shower

Gerardo Leonel Giron, 28, of Stafford was sentenced in Circuit Court to a total of 10 years, with all but five years and two months suspended. He had previously been convicted of producing child pornography, unlawful filming of a minor, domestic assault and battery and violating a protective order.

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InFive: Bear spotted in Dale City, heat wave in the forecast, and large cereal recall includes Virginia illnesses

Top news and notes from across Northern Virginia.5. Bear spotted in Dale CityAbear was spottedin Dale City earlier this week and Prince William animal control officers are warning residents to prepare for more sightings this season. The bear was photographed in the area of Estate Drive and Tobacco W

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Corey Stewart, Virginia Senate Nominee, Evokes Trump on Racial Issues

“As we’ve become safer, as we have become more educated, as we have become more prosperous, Prince William County has also become more diverse,” Mr. Stewart said enthusiastically about this booming Northern Virginia jurisdiction he leads.

MSN.COM - 2018-06-17 12:42:26

Stafford WOW House: Sprawling Home With Wings

What does $998,500 get you in Stafford? According to Realtor.com, it gets you a place that never seems to end, both inside and out.

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Man killed in I-66 motorcycle wreck identified as Woodbridge resident

The man killed in a motorcycle wreck on Interstate 66 earlier this week has been identified as a 27-year-old Woodbridge resident.Jorge Ranulfo Sanchez Jr. died at the scene Tuesday, according to Virginia State Police.Sanchez was on a 2011 Suzuki GSX heading west on I-66 about a mile east of the Dull

INSIDE NOVA - 2018-06-16 12:09:00

Additional turn lane opens at Dumfries Road intersection

Drivers on Dumfries Road should start to see traffic improvements around the Hoadly Road intersection after an additional left-turn lane was added to get more cars out of the travel lane as they turn onto Hoadly, according to a news release."We've doubled the capacity of this intersection by allowin

INSIDE NOVA - 2018-06-16 12:24:00

Man pleads guilty to grisly killing of Spotsylvania store clerk

David Junior Washington, 52, also pleaded guilty to robbery and will be given life in prison without the possibility of parole when he is formally sentenced June 22 in Spotsylvania Circuit Court.

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Juvenile Girl Sexually Assaulted in Woodbridge: Police

WOODBRIDGE, VA—A man was arrested Thursday for sexually assaulting an underage girl last year at a Woodbridge residence, according to Prince William County Police. Thaddeus Magwood, 60, of no fixed address, was charged with aggravated sexual battery and indecent liberties with a child.

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Stafford's new shelter designed with pets in mind

Soothing colors, lots of glass and abundant outdoor space greet visitors and animals in the new Stafford County Animal Shelter, which triples the space of the previous shelter built around 1991.

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Stafford's CIP Finishes installs hardware for Trellis House

CIP Finishes President Paul Milde, right, goes over an installation at Trellis House in the North Shaw neighborhood of Washington, D.C., near Howard University. Photo by Rae Moriarty

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Killer admitted leaving second wife's remains along I-95 in Stafford. Now police allege he dumped his first wife's remains there, too

Rodriguez was 28 years old when she was reported missing in 1989. Her remains were found in the I–95 median about a mile north of the Courthouse Road exit in Stafford on Feb. 3, 1991, by Civil War relic hunters. The identity of the victim remained a mystery until recently, when DNA testing confirmed

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Fredericksburg Crime Report, 06/14/18

600 block Greenbrier Court, 6/13, 11:45 p.m. A City resident reported that an unknown person scratched her vehicle. No suspects or witnesses at this time.300 block Palmer Street, 6/13, 1:30 p.m. A City resident reported that an unknown person shattered several of her vehicle’s windows. No suspects o

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Stafford carjacking suspect apprehended in Prince William

Robert H. Leegrand III, 25, of Woodbridge, is charged in Stafford with carjacking, using a firearm in the commission of a felony and reckless handling of a firearm. He is being held in the Rappahannock Regional Jail under no bond.

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Commuter Ferry Could Be Reality for Woodbridge Within Three Years - Prince William Living

Participants, including elected officials, transportation agencies, private businesses and citizens, discussed the results of the Infrastructure Gap Analysis study while ferries traveled to and from the Wharf along the Potomac River in the background. This study confirmed that there is a market to s

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Stafford man accused of blackmailing girl for naked pictures

Dustin Christian Gonzales Villagomez, 28, is charged with two counts of carnal knowledge and two counts of indecent liberties with a child. He was arrested earlier this month and is being held in the Rappahannock Regional Jail.

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Carjacking on I-95 after shots fired, chase in Stafford

The Stafford County Sheriff’s Office is looking for a man allegedly involved in a carjacking on Interstate 95 in the middle of the day on Monday, according to sheriff’s spokesperson Amanda Vicinanzo.Law enforcement personnel are still searching for Robert H. Leegrand III as a person of interest in t

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