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Police: Chesterfield man arrested for stealing hundreds of tools

Chesterfield police said a man was arrested after they say he stole “hundreds” of tools and then sold them.

Southside Speedway will open for 2020 race season

Police: 23-year-old Henrico County man missing

Police: Two masked gunmen invade home, leaves in Nissan Altima

4th Annual Charity Auction Fundraiser to take place March 14

Man injured in two-car accident on Chippenham Parkway

  10-year-old makes portrait of NBA legend using recycled materials

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Chesterfield Police searching for wanted man

  'It’s a work of art that happens to tell time’: Chesterfield man has repaired clocks for 52 years

  Alleged serial arsonist charged for Chesterfield house fire

Pa. firefighter arrested in Chesterfield in FBI child sex sting

FBI continues to investigate 2016 robbery, murder of motel worker in Chesterfield

Organization seeks community partners for upcoming diaper drive

Crews battle house fire in Chesterfield

Crews are battling a house fire in Chesterfield.

Man charged with murder in stabbing death of Chesterfield man

Police have arrested a man accused of stabbing a Chesterfield man to death.

Three men sought in game machine larceny, police say

Police say three men are involved in a game machine larceny on Mechanicsville Turnpike.

Gelati Celesti opening new location in Chesterfield

This will be the Richmond-based and family-owned craft ice cream maker’s seventh location, and the sixth Richmond-based location.

  Sen. Amanda Chase launches 2021 governor bid

Med-Flight responds to single-vehicle crash in Chesterfield

Car crashes, knocks down power pole

Chesterfield police seek to identify 3 men in connection to recent break-ins

State police searching for home repair worker accused of child porn possession

Driver sustains life-threatening injuries after single-vehicle crash

Police make arrest after man robbed at Chesterfield ATM

Chesterfield police have made an arrest in connection to the robbery of a man at an ATM machine.

  It’s time to pre-register for kindergarten in Chesterfield County

Believe it or not, if you have a child that will be five by Sept. 30, it’s time to start thinking about Kindergarten. In fact, in Chesterfield County, you even have some recommended homework.

  Police searching for victims of former Chesterfield Schools contractor accused of soliciting minor

Police are looking for more victims after a Chesterfield County Public Schools contractor was arrested on five counts of soliciting a minor.

Police arrest man accused of robbing two Chesterfield stores

Police in Chesterfield County arrested a man accused of robbing two stores in December.

29-year-old Chesterfield man found safe

A 29-year-old Chesterfield man has been found safe.

New school calendar approved for Chesterfield Schools

The Chesterfield School Board voted in favor of the district’s proposed school calendar for next year.

Chesterfield babysitter acquitted of killing child in her care

A woman living in Virginia has been found not guilty of fatally injuring a 7-month-old girl she was babysitting.

  Rideshare group talks safety during vigil for 79-year-old Lyft driver

During a vigil for 79-year-old Lyft driver Franklin Farrens, who was killed last month in Chesterfield, a small group of ride-share drivers gathered in the 1100 block of Courthouse Road to pay their respects.

  Police identify man found stabbed to death on Chesterfield front porch

Officers located the victim on a front porch at a residence in the 7200 block of Cherry Hill Park Avenue.

  Chesterfield County lowers concealed carry permit fee

For Chesterfield gun owners, it now costs $20 less to apply for a concealed carry permit.

  New bill aims to establish first ‘recovery high school’ in Virginia

School would help teenage addicts in the early stages of drug and substance abuse recovery.

Police: Woman wanted for attempted check fraud

According to police, a woman is wanted for attempting to cash a fraudulent check worth $1,500.

Police identify Chesterfield man killed in 3-vehicle crash on I-95

A Chesterfield man is dead after a three-vehicle crash in Chesterfield on Interstate 95.

Chesterfield County Police searching for missing man

Johnson was last seen wearing grey sweatpants, a burgundy t-shirt with a medical symbol on it, and wearing eyeglasses. He may also be driving a 2001 green Lincoln Continental.

  Midlothian 65+ tennis team competing in national championship

A Midlothian tennis team is competing this weekend in the USTA National Championships.

Crews work to restore power across greater Richmond area

Anyone who loses power should report it to Dominion Energy immediately to help speed up the restoration process. Call them at 1-866-DOM-HELP.

  Powerful winds cause heavy damage, leave thousands without power in central Virginia

Strong winds in Chesterfield County have caused major damage to homes and vehicles.

Tree down over Powhite Parkway causes backups

There are no injuries and no cars were struck.

  Three injured when fallen tree causes multi-vehicle crash on I-95

Three people are injured after a tree fell across Interstate 95 Friday, causing a multi-vehicle crash.

  Federal ban on certain flavored e-cigarette products takes effect

Kid-friendly pods and pre-filled cartridges prohibited.

Chesterfield looking to recognize residents who impact change within community

The Chesterfield Community Champions event is looking to honors residents, businesses and organizations who volunteer their time and resources to effect positive change in their communities.

Driver involved in December crash dies

The driver involved in a crash back in December has died.

  'We haven’t been heard’: Chesterfield parents of students with special needs continue to voice concerns over busing

During Chesterfield County Public School’s Special Education Advisory Committee Tuesday, committee members addressed transportation issues still affecting the county. Parents of students with special needs say issues like late buses, long commutes for students, and low driving staff is making things

  Officials determine cause of 2-alarm blaze in Chesterfield

Officials said the fire is along Fountain View Drive.

Police: Man connected to Chesterfield shooting, robbery arrested

A man connected to a shooting and robbery that happened earlier this week has been arrested.

Chesterfield School Board wants opinions on upcoming 2020-2021 calendar

The Chesterfield County school board wants to hear opinions from parents, employees and the community about the proposed calendars for the 2020-2021 school year.

Garden Bros Circus coming to VSU Multi-purpose Center in March

The Garden Bros Circus will soon bring breathtaking special effects and three rings of excitement to the VSU Multi-purpose Center.

  Charge dismissed against woman charged with smuggling drugs into jail

Police charged Sarah Elisabeth Moore, 34, for prisoner in possession of a chemical unlawfully received on Friday.

Chesterfield begins Community Emergency Response Team course

Topics will include light-duty search and rescue, fire safety and suppression, basic medical care, terrorism awareness, emergency communications and disaster psychology.

Chesterfield County celebrating Black History Month with a variety of programs

The programs will run through Saturday, Feb 29. These programs will be offered until Wed., Feb. 12.

Crash on Hull Street Rd. in Chesterfield injures 2

The driver was reportedly traveling westbound in the eastbound lanes.

RVA to host 2021, 2022 USCAA Basketball National Championships

The press conference will be announcing the awarding of both the men’s and women’s 2021-2022 USCAA National Championships.

  Man fighting for life after stabbing in Walmart parking lot

The suspect is in custody.

  Chesterfield Schools reminds parents to keep sick children at home

Chesterfield schools are reminding parents to keep their sick children at home and take them to the doctor if they start showing symptoms.

  Two restaurants receive Hall of Fame awards from the health department

Two restaurants have earned Hall of Fame Awards from the health department.

  Police: 18-year-old arrested in shooting death of his Lyft driver

Police have arrested a man accused of shooting and killing a 79-year-old man in Chesterfield.

Car reported stolen in Richmond found riddled with bullet holes in Chesterfield

Officers were called to the scene after reports of shots fired.

Chesterfield Schools remind parents to keep sick kids at home

Officials say they're seeing more students in class showing flu-like symptoms

All lanes open after crews extinguish brush fire on Route 288 in Chesterfield

Fire crews are working on extinguishing a brush fire along Route 288 in Chesterfield. Drivers should expect delays and closures.

  Police identify man found shot inside car that crashed in Chesterfield

The victim in a Chesterfield death has been identified.

Chesterfield LIVE! music festival returns in May

Chesterfield LIVE! music festival will return once again on May 9 for a day filled with family-friendly fun and music.

Suspect wanted for stealing from unlocked vehicle in Chesterfield

This happened in the Enon area of Chesterfield County

Crews put out small kitchen fire in Chesterfield

The Red Cross is assisting one person displaced.

Chesterfield police searching for man last seen in area of Pocahontas State Park

Anyone with information is asked to call police at 804-748-1251 or Crime Solvers at 804-748-066.

Police identify truck driver killed in Chesterfield crash

Police said a pick-up truck was traveling Northbound on Claypoint Road, when the adult male driver lost control of his vehicle.

Students, staff cleared to enter L.C Bird High School after fire

L.C Bird High School has been evacuated after a fire.

  Chesterfield holding community meetings on proposed $99.9 million budget increase

The Chesterfield County Public Schools superintendent is asking for a $99.9 million budget increase for the 2021 fiscal year.

Plane crash at Chesterfield County Airport due to landing gear; no injuries

There were no injuries, just damage to the plane itself.

Chesterfield attorney named ‘Influential Woman of Law’ 2020

Since joining the Chesterfield County Attorney’s Office in November 2010, Seyfarth has provided daily legal counsel for the county’s police department, human resources division, fire and emergency management services (EMS) and risk management.

  Chesterfield Police search for Wendy’s robbery suspects

The suspects are described as two black males. One suspect was approximately last seen wearing a black shirt, distressed blue jeans, and white shoes. The second suspect was wearing a black heavyweight jacket, black pants, and tan boots.

  'I miss my child’: Central Va. mother says 8-month-old daughter died of Coronavirus

One mother says her eight-month-old daughter died from a strain of the Coronavirus less than a year ago!Karleata Claxton saw the news of a new strain is not only hard but she wants everyone to be aware of the warning signs.

Officials determine cause of large Chesterfield house fire

Chesterfield firefighters are battling a large house fire along North Donegal Drive.

Chesterfield County Public Schools hosting Teacher Recruitment Fair

Chesterfield County Public Schools is hosting a Teacher Recruitment Fair.

Chesterfield Road closed until further notice after driver hits utility pole

A Chesterfield Road has been closed until further notice after a vehicle crash.

  Gun found on playground at Chesterfield elementary school

A gun was found on the playground of an elementary school in Chesterfield.

Chesterfield shelter saves lizard from glue trap

Chesterfield Animal Services helped rescue a lizard from a glue trap.

Dominion working to restore power after outage leaves thousands in the cold

Dominion Energy is working to restore power to several thousand customers in North Chesterfield and Goochland.

Winwood Court shooting in Chesterfield being investigated

A shooting on Winwood Court in Chesterfield is being investigated by police.