Wake-up Roundup - Oct. 19

Mega Millions nears $1 billion

RICHMOND, VA (WWBT) - Happy Friday! The workweek comes to an end with a little taste of winter weather.

Disturbing details

A nursing home employee was reported for allegedly sexually assaulting a resident. Thomas Nganga has been fired and is due in court in December.

Nursing home employee accused of rape

Stay alert

Coyote sightings have been reported throughout Chesterfield County. Cats have gone missing and a Yorkshire Terrier was attacked in a resident’s back yard.

Election news

As the midterm elections draw closes, Ryan McAdams will campaign in Richmond with Vice President Mike Pence and Dave Brat picked up an endorsement from President Donald Trump.

President Trump weighed in on the local race via Twitter on Thursday.
President Trump weighed in on the local race via Twitter on Thursday. (Source: realDonaldTrump/Twitter)

First cold morning

Temperatures dropped into the 30s overnight, but NOAA says we may actually be in store for a mild winter.

Friday morning forecast

A day for health

Friday, Oct. 19 – National Mammography Day

What’s Trending

A toddler was abandoned on a doorstep, and now it’s father has been located.

Woman abandons toddler on doorstep

Adoptable Animal

Little Debbie is very sweet.

Meet this sweet, fluffy girl, Little Debbie! This girl is abosolutely crazy for attention. She will make the purrfect...

Posted by Henrico Humane Society on Thursday, October 18, 2018

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