Good Friday morning it's Gray. Here's a look at some of the stories you will want to catch before you leave the house on 12 News Today.
Happy February! We are tracking the chance of snow flurries this morning! Andrew has your complete forecast.
Breaking News: Investigators are trying to figure out what caused a vacant home to go up in flames. It happened late last night in a Henrico Neighborhood, near Elko road in Sandston.
The community has another chance to honor the life of an Eastern Henrico store owner killed earlier this week. Farooq Bhimdi was shot during an attempted robbery at his Expressway Convenience store Monday night. Tonight, Citizens Against Crime will host a rally and prayer vigil at 6:00 at the store, which is on Mechanicsville Turnpike.
Gun safety will be a hot topic of discussion this weekend in Richmond. A group of African-American Ministers will be holding a Town-Hall meeting to address gun violence. The meeting is tomorrow at 10am, at the Richmond Christian Center. That's on Cowardin Avenue in Richmond.
Also, that Alabama hostage situation continues this morning. We've got an update on the standoff and what neighbors are saying about the suspect. Plus, we will update you on the child the man his holding hostage. Join us for these stories and more, plus breaking news as it happens on 12 News Today from 4:30-7am.