NBC12 Wake-up Roundup - July 12

NBC12 Wake-up Roundup - July 12
Crews responded to the scene Wednesday night about 9 p.m. (Source: NBC12)

(WWBT) - Thursday - "Little Friday" or "Gateway to the Weekend" - brings some political news. As Donald Trump wraps up a NATO summit meeting, his nominee for the Supreme Court was discovered to have significant credit card debt and accuser Stormy Daniels was arrested at an Ohio strip club.

What’s Going On?

A late-night duplex fire broke out in Petersburg.

  • Two families were displaced, including one child.
  • The fire started in the attic and spread to a neighboring unit.
  • The cause of the fire hasn’t been released and is under investigation.

Two people were injured in a shooting Wednesday afternoon in Mosby Court.

  • The victims took themselves to the hospital, and one has life-threatening injuries.
  • A SWAT team responded, but police have not said if they are looking for any suspects.
  • A Richmond police officer was involved in a crash while responding to the shooting.

A Chesterfield man got 12 years in prison over a fraudulent mortgage scheme.

  • Timothy Wenk was convicted of taking $750,000 from dozens of people.
  • He claimed to have access to lenders who could help clients with poor credit ratings.
  • Wenk will have to pay more than $600,000 in restitution.

A Thing to Know:

How’s the Weather?

What Day is It?

Say What?

Did You See the Game?

Adoptable Animal(s)

He ain't nothin' but a hound dog!

Final Thought:

"If you think it's going to rain, it will." – Clint Eastwood

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