Verdict Watch: McDonnell trial

Good morning from Gray. Here's a look at some of the stories you will want to catch before you leave the house on 12 News Today.

We're on Verdict Watch ---  today will be day number two of jury deliberations in the corruption trial of former governor Bob McDonnell, and his wife Maureen.  The jury will return to start day two of its deliberations at 9:45 this morning.

Strong storms rolled through the area overnight. Power is starting to come back for many customers, but at one point- thousands were in the dark.  At the height of the storm in Goochland, more than 700-customers were without power. We will have an update.

A man fights for his life after shooting himself in the head following a police chase through Richmond.  It happened on North 22nd Street - not far from Fairfield Avenue. Police say this all started out as a domestic disturbance. Officers say the suspect ran out of a home, and that's when police chased after him. During the chase, police say the suspect pulled out a gun and fired.

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