News to know for May 1: 3 Richmond shootings in 3 hours; Suspect charged in UNCC shooting; State taxes due

News to know for May 1

RICHMOND, VA (WWBT) - It’s the start of a new month! May is finally here, and so are warm temperatures.

A summer preview

Today’s forecast will be mostly sunny, with highs in the mid to upper 80s.

The rest of the week calls for warm temperatures, with Thursday’s high in the upper 80s, near 90.

Forecast: Summer preview rolls through the end of the week

3 shootings within 3 hours

Richmond police responded to three different shootings within three hours on Tuesday night.

The first shooting police were called to was in the 2200 block of T Street. The male victim is expected to be OK.

Richmond police were also called to the hospital around 8:25 p.m., after a gunshot victim walked into a hospital with a life-threatening injury.

The third shooting occurred in the 2200 block of Chateau Drive at 10:15 p.m.

Anyone with information regarding the shootings is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 804-780-1000.

(Source: NBC12)

Henrico man found safe

Kenneth ‘Kenny’ Thomas went missing on Tuesday from the St. Mary’s Hospital area.

UNCC shooting

A shooting occurred on Tuesday evening on the University of North Carolina-Charlotte (UNCC) campus.

Trystan Terrell, 22, has been charged with killing two people and injuring four others.

Two killed, four others injured in shooting on UNC-Charlotte campus, suspect in custody

State taxes due

Those who do not file today will automatically receive a six-month extension, if they do not owe any money to the state.

This photo made on Wednesday, Feb. 13, 2019, in Zelienople, Pa., shows mulitiple forms printed from the Internal Revenue Service web page that are used for 2018 U.S. federal tax returns. (AP Photo/Keith Srakocic)
This photo made on Wednesday, Feb. 13, 2019, in Zelienople, Pa., shows mulitiple forms printed from the Internal Revenue Service web page that are used for 2018 U.S. federal tax returns. (AP Photo/Keith Srakocic) (Source: Keith Srakocic)

New Colonial Heights superintendent

Dr. William D. Sroufe will begin his term as the new superintendent for Colonial Heights Public Schools on July 1.

The selection comes after Dr. Joseph O. Cox, Jr. said he would not seek a contract renewal.

(Source: Colonial Heights Public Schools)
(Source: Colonial Heights Public Schools)

Final thought

“Life changes very quickly, in a very positive way, if you let it.” - Lindsey Vonn

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