Crime

  Police identify suspect in deadly Henrico double-shooting

Records from the Virginia State Police show one of the teens shot and killed in Highland Springs Thursday afternoon had been missing for several years.

Duo charged after passing counterfeit bills at shopping mall

Impaired driving incident leads to multiple charges for wanted man

Campbell County man wanted on felony charge

FBI offers $10,000 reward for information in 2016 Richmond murder

Richmond man arrested for massage sexual assault, conducting massages without license

Ashland police make arrest in bank robbery

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Student arrested for posting threatening message on social media

Video shows man walking with woman who was found dead in alley

Boyfriend convicted of first degree murder after hitting woman with vehicle

BB guns confiscated from students in Hanover, Dinwiddie

Going away for the holidays? Richmond police will watch your house

Police investigating bomb threats across Central Virginia

Police investigating shooting in Richmond’s south side

The shooting resulted in a male victim suffering from a non-life-threatening injury.

Chesterfield Police searching for vehicle larceny suspect

Police urge residents to lock vehicles and remove all valuables.

Missing 6-year-old Chesterfield girl found safe

Karsen Miller, 6, was reported missing by Child Protective Services on Dec. 12. Karsen is a white female with brown hair.

Man suspected of firing flare gun in bar arrested, tries to escape marshals

The arrest stems from a Nov. 25 robbery at Benny's Tavern in Colonial Heights.

Police horse Rio to retire after 12 years with RPD

‘I hope you burn in hell,’ Ashland jewelry store owner says to burglar

1 injured in Chesterfield shooting

Woman gets life sentence in Walmart parking lot murder

Ex-Chesterfield sheriff’s captain gets a year suspended after child porn charge downgraded

Officer helps driver with purchase; passenger in car shoots at him

  Jury recommends life, plus 419-year sentence for James Fields Jr.

A jury found Fields guilty of first-degree murder, aggravated malicious wounding, three counts of malicious wounding and one count of leaving the scene of an accident causing serious injury or death.

Stafford man cited after loaded gun found at Richmond airport

This is the 14th firearm to be discovered at RIC this year.

Football player, 16, accused of fatally stabbing classmate pregnant with his baby

The 17-year-old victim’s body was recovered from a dumpster hours after an alleged fight with the suspect over the pregnancy.

Police investigating after man shows up at hospital with gunshot wound

Richmond police are investigating after a man showed up at a hospital after being shot in the leg.

Brother arrested for stabbing sister to death

A man is behind bars for fatally stabbing his sister and leaving another in critical condition.

Jury debates sentencing for James Fields Jr. in Charlottesville

Several people who were severely injured by a man who drove his car into counterprotesters at a white nationalist rally have described devastating physical and psychological injuries to jurors who make a sentencing recommendation.

64-year-old man wanted on drug charge

Keith Errol Cunningham, 64, is described a 5-foot-9 black male weighing about 205 pounds.

Former delegate Morrissey faces assault charge

Morrissey is a former state delegate and Richmond mayoral candidate who lost his state law license earlier this year after a panel said he “violated professional rules regarding misconduct.”

Young girl caught on camera stealing package off MD front porch

Investigators believe the little girl, no older than 8, was taking directions from someone off camera.

Deputies search for armed intruder after home break-in

Deputies in Orange County are searching for an armed intruder who broke into a home through an unlocked door while residents were inside.

‘Your instinct is to protect’: Man fired from CVS after tackling robber

The company said the employee, who had worked there for five years, broke store policy “by initiating physical confrontation" with the robber.

Chesterfield Police searching for armed robbery suspect

Police say a male suspect entered the store, displayed a firearm and demanded money. He took cash before fleeing the area.

Police ID driver in crash that seriously injured multiple people

David Jenkins, 47, of Hanover, was arrested on Saturday, Dec. 15 without incident and charged with felony hit and run, reckless driving and driving while license is revoked.

Lawsuit filed against CFS Services for violations of waste management at tri-city landfill

Attorney General Herring and DEQ announce lawsuit over waste management violations at Tri City regional landfill.

Homicide investigation underway following Petersburg shooting

Rakeem Davis, 31, of Petersburg was found suffering from gunshot wounds at approximately 6:08 p.m.

Registered sex offender wanted for probate violation

Paul Alfred Spence, 56, of Glen Allen, is wanted for violating the terms and conditions of his supervised probation.

Hanover Sheriff’s Office seeking bank robbery suspect

The suspect entered the bank and handed a note to the bank teller demanding money.

Man who plowed into Charlottesville crowd found guilty of first degree murder

The final witness was not in court late Thursday morning, however, causing a delay in the trial and an extended lunch break.

Multiple family members charged in Chesterfield murder-for-hire plot to kill witnesses in homicide case

The investigation is related to the homicide that occurred on Aug. 24 on Second Branch Road in which a woman was shot multiple times and Lawrence J. Howell was killed.

How to protect yourself from a credit card skimmer

Twice in the past month alone, the Amelia County Sheriff’s Office as investigated reports of credit card skimmers at gas stations.

Richmond Police investigating double shooting

Detectives and forensics are currently on scene collecting evidence and locating witnesses.

Hanover deputies search for vehicle larceny suspect

A possible suspect vehicle has been identified.

  Richmond Police seek persons responsible for car damage

The group caused over $5,000 worth of damage to the car.

Suspect in 19-year-old’s disappearance, death charged with murder

Court documents show two people arrested in connection with Megan Metzger's disappearance witnessed her murder, cleaned up the crime scene and disposed of the weapon.

Woman charged with homicide after friend’s heroin overdose

Police say 33-year-old Dynasty L. Anderson was found unconscious around noon May 19 in the 1000 block of Heritage Park Drive in Fredericksburg.

Police ID triple stabbing suspect, officers who fatally shot him during attack on ex-girlfriend

A shooting involving a police officer was reported Wednesday morning at the corner of Cary Street and Meadow Avenue.

Jury to begin deliberations in Fields trial

The final witness was not in court late Thursday morning, however, causing a delay in the trial and an extended lunch break.

2 arrested, 1 suspect at-large following pursuit of stolen vehicle

A K-9 officer and drone team were dispatched to aid in the pursuit of three suspects connected to a stolen vehicle in Stafford.

‘He didn’t seem angry:’ Couple met suspect hours before car plowed into crowd

In the second day of the defense calling witnesses to the stand in the James Field Jr. state murder trial, a young couple from the Richmond area testified to meeting Fields hours before he’s accused of driving into a crowd killing Heather Heyer and injuring more than 20 other people.

Chesterfield shooting leaves man fighting for life

Anyone with information is asked to call police at 804-748-1251 or Crime Solvers at 804-748-066.

Henrico Police seek retirement home burglars

Police are investigating a burglary that took place at the Masonic Home in Henrico County.

Hopewell man arrested after fleeing trooper who stopped to see if he needed help

The man was taken into custody on outstanding warrants from Hopewell and Colonial Heights.

Relative: 82-year-old man’s guns stolen from home before he was killed

Anyone with information is asked to call Virginia State Police at (804) 553-3445.

Henrico pet cemetery owner says vandals hit twice within week

A pet cemetery owner says her cemetery is the constant target of vandalism.

Deputy says Fields apologized after deadly crash at Charlottesville rally

Prosecutors can show the text James Alex Fields Jr. sent his mother days before the 2017 rally.

Loaded gun, 22nd of year, confiscated at Norfolk airport

A .32-caliber handgun loaded with six rounds of ammunition was confiscated after it was detected at a TSA security checkpoint.

Burglars wielding ax, wearing monkey mask steal 17 guns

Both the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco and Firearms and the National Shooting Sports Foundation have put up $2,500 in reward money.

Houston mother accused of drowning, decapitating 5-year-old son

The woman reportedly confessed to drowning her son in a recorded interview with authorities.

  Police: 17-year-old found shot to death between apartment buildings

Two hours earlier, officers located a 17-year-old male suffering from a graze wound in the same area.

Petersburg police search for armed robbery suspect

Anyone with information can call police are 804-732-4222 or Petersburg/Dinwiddie Crime Solvers at 804-861-1212.

Police seek suspect in drug store armed robbery

The incident ended peacefully with no reported injuries.

Police looking for gas station robber who pushed clerk to ground

Anyone with information can call police at 804-748-1251 or Crime Solvers at 804-748-0660.

Woman fatally stabbed after giving money to apparent young mother in need

Police say after the good Samaritan rolled down her window to give the woman money, a man approached, tried to take the victim’s wallet and stabbed her in the chest.

Man threatens police during domestic dispute before turning gun on himself

Police continue to investigate.

Sheriff’s Office: Man charged in connection with fire at construction site

The Hanover County Sheriff’s Office said they have a suspect in custody for setting a fire at a construction site in Mechanicsville.

Witnesses in Fields trial: Scene of ‘love’ quickly turned into ‘pandemonium’

Testimony continued Monday in the state murder trial of James Fields Jr., the man accused of plowing into a crowd during the Unite the Right rally in August 2017 and killing Heather Heyer.

Police search for truck possibly tied suspicious death in Petersburg

Police have not said how the 71-year-old man died and have not released information about any suspects.

Man charged with assaulting officer, other crimes following I-64 pursuit

Bradley Gene Oxley was served on outstanding warrants and charged with several additional crimes.

1 injured in shooting on Chamberlayne Avenue

Richmond police responded to the 2700 block of Chamberlayne Avenue on Monday morning and a victim was found in the 800 block of West Cary Street.

2 wanted in theft from Home Depot

Chesterfield police said a the suspects took various plumbing items from the Home Depot in the 2600 block of Ellerslie Avenue in Colonial Heights on Oct. 12.

Police in Virginia say they shot and injured a suspect

Police said the suspect was injured in an officer-involved shooting and transported to a local hospital.

Henrico shooting sends man to the hospital

He was sent to a local hospital with non-life-threatening injuries.

Police: Woman picked up knives off MO store shelf, fatally stabbed stranger

Police believe the suspect chose a victim at random from the customers inside the store.

2 officers injured by inmate at Virginia state prison

Officials said the incident happened around 6:30 a.m. on Sunday.

Man charged after hours-long standoff with deputies

Deputies were called to the report of shots fired at a home in the 100 block of Empress Alexandra Place in the Hartwood area.

Suspect wanted in Chesterfield car break-ins

Several cars had their windows broken out and the resulting fraud totaled more than $40,000.

Middle school student charged with attempting to poison teacher

The juvenile female student has been charged with attempted poisoning.

2 charged with using counterfeit money in Spotsylvania

The sheriff’s office said the pair are believed to have used counterfeit bills in several stores and restaurants in the area.