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Charge lowered for Newport News woman arrested after baby suffers multiple injuries

NEWPORT NEWS, Va. - The aggravated malicious wounding charge against a Newport News woman was lowed in court Friday morning. 26-year-old Kiara Hall was arrested last September after a 13-month-old baby suffered injuries that left her hospitalized. Detectives with the Special Victims Unit found that

WTKR - 2018-03-23 13:51:02

Prosecutors: Janitor sold heroin at elementary school in Newport News in 2016

Aaron Williams. (Credit: Western Tidewater Regional Jail). NEWPORT NEWS, Va. (WAVY) - A man who worked as a janitor at a local elementary school was one of two men sentenced this week for distributing heroin. The U.S. Attorney's Office said Thursday that 28-year-old Aaron Williams was employed as

WAVY NEWS 10 - 2018-03-23 13:57:05

Former Hampton officer arrested on drug, tampering charges

A Department of Justice logo is shown on a podium during a news conference about Novartis Pharmaceuticals Corp., Thursday, Sept. 30, 2010, in Philadelphia. (AP Photo/Matt Slocum) NEWPORT NEWS, Va. (WAVY) - A former Hampton police officer is facing charges after authorities he conspired with a grou

WAVY NEWS 10 - 2018-03-22 14:43:03

Man charged in Newport News shots fired incident

Gerald Bullock. (Credit: Newport News Police Department). NEWPORT NEWS, Va. (WAVY) - A 19-year-old man has been charged by police for a shooting incident that happened earlier this week. Police say officers on patrol along Chestnut Avenue, in the area of 26th Street, saw three men standing in fron

WAVY NEWS 10 - 2018-03-23 17:39:55

Two charged with child neglect after children found alone in Williamsburg hotel

WILLIAMSBURG, Va. - Two people have been charged with child neglect after two children were found alone in a Williamsburg hotel room in the 100 block of Bypass Road last week. Officials with the York-Poquoson Sheriff's Office said 22-year-old Karima D. Ray and and 24-year-old Markel L. Spikes were c

WTKR - 2018-03-22 20:41:22

Three convicted in connection 33-day bloody crime spree that left 5 dead in Portsmouth

A Portsmouth gang leader and two of his subordinates were convicted Wednesday on all charges for their roles in a bloody crime spree that left five people dead and at least four injured in late 2015. Antonio Simmons, Nathaniel Mitchell and Malek Lassiter will be sentenced in July in U.S. District Co

PILOTONLINE.COM - 2018-03-22 19:37:00

Owners of Hampton home hit twice by cars push city for more protection

A car slams into a home on Fox Hill Road in Hampton on January 24, 2018. The same home was hit by another car in 2015. HAMPTON, Va. (WAVY) - A Hampton family falls victim to a car driving into their home not once, but twice, and maybe more when you go back in history. No one was hurt either time,

WAVY NEWS 10 - 2018-03-23 01:00:17

Two woman injured in Newport News shooting

NEWPORT NEWS, Va. (WAVY) - Two women were injured in a drive-by shooting in the 600 block of Ridley Circle Tuesday evening. Newport News police say 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 seco

WAVY NEWS 10 - 2018-03-22 18:40:28

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,


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


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


Police: Two women wanted for stealing sunglasses worth $800 from Premium Outlets

James City County Police are looking for two women who stole three pairs of sunglasses from Sunglass Hut. (Courtesy photo/James City County Police) James City County Police are looking for two women who stole $800 worth of merchandise from Sunglass Hut in the Williamsburg Premium Outlets. Two uniden


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


Hampton PD searching for 7-Eleven robbery suspect

Photo obtained from video surveillance. (Photo: HPD) HAMPTON, Va. - Police need your help finding the man who robbed the 7-Eleven in the 2100 block of Executive Drive. It happened on February 23 around 8:30 p.m. Police say the suspect came into the store, implied he had a gun and demanded money. Aft


WANTED: U.S. Marshals working to find homicide fugitive on the run for 2 years

NORFOLK, Va. - The United States Marshals are asking the public to help them capture a man wanted for a 2015 murder in Portsmouth. The crime happened December 2, 2015 on Gateway Drive in Portsmouth. Police were called to the apartment complex and found the 26-year-old Monique Landis with a gunshot w


Hampton woman accused of embezzling more than $1 million from boss

HAMPTON, Va. - A former employee of a construction company pleaded guilty to embezzling more than a million dollars, according to court records. Court records indicate that Susan Gray worked at Harbor Construction Company in Hampton as the accounting manager. During some of that time, she was also e


More snow is possible as another winter storm heads toward Hampton Roads

Spring is poised to roar in like a lion this year. And the cat could be covered by a blanket of snow. Forecasters at the National Weather Service are calling for a wet and windy week thanks to a pair of coastal storms that will push through the area beginning tonight. Then there is the potential for


Newport News Police investigating 18-year-old man's death as homicide

NEWPORT NEWS, Va. - Newport News Police now say the death of a man found inside a home on Chestnut Avenue is being investigated as a homicide. Officers were called to the 5000 block of Chestnut Avenue on March 16 at 10:10 p.m. for reports of a possible burglary in progress. They arrived to find a ma


15-year-old found dead inside Norfolk home sparks homicide investigation

NORFOLK, Va. - The Norfolk Police Department is investigating a homicide in the 1600 block of Corprew Avenue Monday evening. Shortly after 3 p.m., police responded to a home in the area for a report of a 15-year-old who was found unresponsive and not breathing. The teen was pronounced dead at the sc