3 Things to Know for Nov. 1: Slur carved into desk; Coliseum proposal; unexplained gunfire

3 Things to Know for Nov. 1: Slur carved into desk; Coliseum proposal; unexplained gunfire

RICHMOND, VA (WWBT) - Got a Halloween hangover? Put a couple of leftover pieces of candy in your pocket and let the sugar do its work.

Racial harassment

A Hanover County student’s father says he has been getting harassed for a while, but things took an ugly turn when a racial slur was carved into his desk.

Random gunfire

Residents along John Rolfe Parkway have been reporting random gunfire for months. Police have increased patrols and can’t find any evidence to go on.

Police investigate random gunfire happening outside Henrico neighborhood

Coliseum update

What’s going with the Richmond Coliseum? A proposal before the city would replace the structure with a 17,500-seat arena, a 500-room hotel and a 2,800-unit apartment building.

What else is happening?

Here are some other stories that may be of interest:

Weather

A couple of nice days to end the week before some heavy rain.

FIRST ALERT FORECAST: Thursday nice and dry with rain moving in Friday

What day is it?

Thursday, Nov. 1 – National Men Make Dinner Day

What’s Trending

Man jumps on top of humpback whale to rescue it.

Man jumps on top of whale to save it

Adoptable Animal

Cuteness on parade.

Posted by Sanctuary Rescue on Wednesday, October 31, 2018

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