News to Know for July 29: 3 dead in Calif. shooting; investigation near Richmond club; staying hot

News to Know for July 29, 2019

RICHMOND, Va. (WWBT) - This is week is starting off hot and dry with only a slight chance of rain.

Be sure to download the NBC12 Weather App to see when you could see storms later this week.

Hot, mainly dry; storms later this week

Police investigate Richmond incident

Richmond police are investigating an incident on Chamberlayne Avenue across from Good Tymes club.

Police were called to the scene around midnight.

NBC12 crews saw shoes sprawled on either side of the street and police surrounding a car with a smashed-in windshield.

Richmond police investigate incident near night club

Woman robbed at gunpoint

The VCU Police Department issued an alert Sunday afternoon after police say two men held a woman at gunpoint and robbed her home.

The alert says the robbers entered the home in the 800 block of Catherine Street around 3:45 p.m. and stole cash and a cell phone.

Police: Men flee on bikes after holding woman at gunpoint, robbing home

3 killed in Calif. shooting

At least three people died and many more were injured Sunday evening in a mass shooting at a California garlic festival.

Officers engaged the suspect, who had an unknown type of rifle, in less than a minute.

Meteor showers

Two meteor showers will overlap this week in the summer night sky.

On Monday and Tuesday night, the Southern Delta Aquarids and the Alpha Capricornids will peak with up to 25 meteors per hour.

Two meteor showers will overlap during the final days of July, and viewing weather should be fantastic in Virginia.
Two meteor showers will overlap during the final days of July, and viewing weather should be fantastic in Virginia.

Final thought

“Spend life with who makes you happy, not who you have to impress.”

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