News to know for May 10: Henrico teacher charged with sex crime; Lt. Brad Clark bridge dedication; Susan G. Komen More Than Pink

News to know for May 10

RICHMOND, VA (WWBT) - The end of the week is finally here! Once again, it’s time to grab those umbrellas.

Rainy weekend ahead

Friday will be dry, partly sunny and warm. Highs will be in the low 80s.

Rain is set to return this weekend, with a 70% chance of rain on Saturday and Sunday.

Dry Friday, cool and rainy weekend

Hermitage High teacher charged

A Hermitage High School teacher has been charged with a sex crime involving a minor.

Leonard Orange was charged with indecent liberties of a minor by a custodian.

Orange has been on leave since February, after being identified as the suspect in an alleged sex offense that was reported Feb. 6.

Hermitage High teacher charged with sex crimes

VCU sexual battery

Richmond police are investigating a reported sexual battery.

Police say the incident occurred near Virginia Commonwealth University, in the 700 block of North Harrison Street on May 8 at 3:14 p.m.

The suspect is described as a light-skinned black male with short hair.

This man is suspected in a sexual battery near VCU's campus.
This man is suspected in a sexual battery near VCU's campus. (Source: VCU police)

Lt. Brad Clark bridge dedication

The bridge located over Interstate 295, near the Meadowbridge Road and Pole Green Road exits, will be named to honor Lt. Brad Clark.

Lt. Clark was killed in October while responding to an accident during Tropical Storm Michael.

The dedication ceremony begins at 4 p.m. at Shady Grove United Methodist Church in Mechanicsville.

The family of Lt. Brad Clark says they are thankful for all the love and support.
The family of Lt. Brad Clark says they are thankful for all the love and support. (Source: NBC12)

Scarlet fever case

A case of scarlet fever was identified at Southside Elementary School in Dinwiddie.

Scarlet fever is a rash caused by strep A bacteria. Scarlet fever usually begins with a fever or sore throat and a rash usually appears a day or two later.

Scarlet fever is treatable with antibiotics.

Dinwiddie student contracts scarlet fever

Susan G. Komen More Than Pink Walk

Join the NBC12 news team at the Susan G. Komen More Than Pink Walk.

The walk begins at 9 a.m. at Brown’s Island on Saturday.

Team 12 at the Susan G. Komen Race For The Cure (Source: NBC12)
Team 12 at the Susan G. Komen Race For The Cure (Source: NBC12)

Final thought

“If you want to be happy, do not dwell in the past, do not worry about the future, focus on living fully in the present.” - Roy T. Bennett

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