Crime

Body of missing Halifax County woman found Saturday

The body of Mary Ann Stanley was found at around 2 p.m. Saturday in a farm across from her home on Volens Road, according to the Halifax County Sheriff’s Office.

Police identify woman shot, killed in Richmond

Police identify man killed in Richmond shooting

Va. correctional center reports 700+ COVID-19 cases, 13 deaths

Police: Man arrested after stealing from Henrico business

Mechanicsville man charged with child pornography production, possession & distribution

Police: Virginia babysitter arrested for assaulting seven-month-old

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Two men arrested in connection to Richmond double-shooting

Man pleads guilty to arson after woman’s body set on fire

Two men seriously hurt in separate Richmond shootings overnight

Death investigation underway in Petersburg

Police searching for vehicle of interest in connection to Richmond murder

3 arrested during protests outside RPD headquarters

Police identify man found shot to death in field

Police were called around 6:49 a.m. to the 1500 block of North 21st Street.

Police identify man killed in Richmond shooting

Police were called to the 3500 block of East Richmond Road shortly before 3 p.m. after receiving a report of gunfire.

Man sentenced in shooting death at Henrico apartment complex

A man will serve 20 years in prison in connection to the shooting death of a man at an Henrico apartment complex.

Henrico woman sentenced in murder of husband

A Varina woman was sentenced to prison on Sept. 23 after pleading guilty to second-degree murder in connection to her husband’s death.

  Police: 18-year-old identified in James River drowning after police chase

Insanity defense planned in Appalachian Trail killing

  Neighbors concerned after child shot multiple times in Henrico’s East End

Warrant issued for man accused of driving toward protesters

  Police search for man accused of cutting phone, internet cables at law firm

TSA: 14th gun caught this year at Richmond International Airport

Suspect sought after stealing $100 worth of candy from convenience store

Richmond police say a suspect is being sought after stealing hundreds of dollars worth of candy from a convenience store.

Man wanted in Pa. arrested in Virginia following crash

A man wanted in Pennsylvania was arrested in Virginia after becoming involved in a crash on Sunday.

Charges certified against driver in crash that left 1-year-old dead

All charges were certified by a grand jury against the driver in a wrong-way crash on Interstate 95 that left a 1-year-old dead.

Police search for man suspected of breaking into garage, stealing tools

Anyone with information is asked to call First Precinct Detective T. Wilson at (804) 646-0672 or Crime Stoppers at (804) 780-1000.

  Police searching for two suspects in Richmond triple-shooting

Richmond police are looking for two men they believe shot three people in the Beaufont neighborhood during the middle of the day.

Man charged in shooting that left woman critically injured

The Richmond Police Department has arrested a man in an August shooting on Midlothian Turnpike that left a woman critically injured.

Registered sex offender sentenced for possessing child pornography

A registered sex offender has been sentenced to four years in prison for child pornography possession.

Man seriously injured after shooting at Food Lion

Richmond police say a man has been seriously injured after a shooting in Richmond.

Man sentenced in disappearance, exploitation of Louisa County teen

Bruce Lynch, 34, kidnapped a Louisa County teenager back in October 2019.

30-year-old woman arrested, charged in death of toddler

Campbell County Police says a 30-year-old woman has been arrested and charged in the death of a 3-year-old toddler.

Roanoke inn damaged after driver plows into building

A Roanoke inn was damaged after a driver plowed into it Saturday night.

N. Carolina man faces over 300 sex-related charges

The Hoke County sheriff said Sunday that Joshuah Taylor Bradshaw, 30, was apprehended by the FBI in Mississippi and returned to the county.

Henrico police: Missing woman found safely

Henrico police say that Mary Shomo has been safely located.

50 years ago: Abandoned baby found outside Prince George Holiday Inn

Nearly fifty years ago, the Prince George police made a discovery near the Holiday Inn on Interstate-95.

Wells police, Texas Rangers investigate missing 5-week-old baby

Wells police, the Cherokee County Sheriff’s Office and Texas Rangers are investigating a missing five-week-old baby boy.

Man in critical condition after Manchester shooting

One man is fighting for his life after a shooting in the Manchester area of Richmond early Saturday morning.

Police search for suspect accused of Chesterfield convenience store

Anyone with information is asked to call Crime Solvers at 748-0660.

Police: Man in critical condition following shooting in Henrico

Police were called to the scene along Edgefield Court around 2:43 p.m. on Friday in response to shots fired.

Day care worker charged with murder in 2019 death of Virginia infant

A Stafford County day care worker has been charged with murder and neglect in the 2019 death of an infant.

Former Virginia-based attorney charged with embezzlement, forgery

A former Winchester-based attorney facing felony charges turned himself in to Virginia State Police on Thursday.

Cybercrime spikes during pandemic

There has been a spike in cybercrime attacks toward individuals and small businesses during the pandemic, but cybersecurity experts say the increase falls in line with a trend they’ve seen over the last few years.

Police identify man who died after being shot multiple times

Police were called to the 1900 block of Redd Street at approximately 7:46 p.m.

  ‘That was divine intervention’: Henrico man helps rescue trooper assaulted during traffic stop

Two Henrico men are being credited with helping save a VSP trooper who was assaulted by a man during a traffic stop. Police say the suspect was trying to get the trooper's gun.

Body found believed to be N.C. man who went missing after planned car sale

With the assistance of the Pittsylvania County Sheriff’s Office, officials recovered the body believed to be that of 39-year-old William “Andy” Banks, of Raleigh, who had been missing since Saturday.

Police: Woman involved in Stafford hit-and-run arrested

Police say a woman is being sought in a hit-and-run that occurred in Stafford County.

Police: Man seriously injured after shootout with officers

Police in the Virginia city of Suffolk says that a man was taken to a hospital with serious injuries after exchanging gunfire with police.

  Sister of Stafford County hit-and-run victim pleads for driver to come forward

Amber Law is relying on the fondest memories she had with her older brother Stephen Law Jr. because she is now faced with the reality that she will never have the chance to make new ones with him again.

VSP: Richmond man arrested after punching trooper in face

Virginia State Police arrested a Richmond man after they say he punched a trooper in the face.

Man charged with murder for Virginia 2-year-old’s death

A Radford man has been charged with murder nearly five months after the death of a two-year-old girl.

Police search for robbery suspect last seen riding away on bike

Anyone with information is asked to call police at 804-501-4865 or Crime Stoppers 780-1000.

  VIDEO: Virginia bus passenger robbed while having heart attack; suspect in custody

Video footage shows a man robbing an unresponsive GRTC bus passenger who was having a heart attack.

New charges filed after Pa. firefighter arrested in Chesterfield in FBI child sex sting

A Pennsylvania firefighter has been arrested in Chesterfield for allegedly trying to meet up with a child for sex.

Phoenix home raided in human smuggling investigation

Several arrests were made at the scene

Investigation underway after police vehicle shot in Suffolk

The Suffolk Police Department says an investigation is underway after a police car in Suffolk County was shot a total of three times.

  Following town hall and City Council meeting, no action taken to curb Hopewell crime

Some Hopewell leaders are weighing in on what they think could help get a handle on an uptick in recent crime.

Police search for man suspected of shoplifting

Henrico police are searching for a man suspected of shoplifting.

FBI offering $15K reward for information in abduction, murder of man in 2012

The FBI is offering a $15,000 reward for information that leads to an arrest in connection to the abduction and murder of a man in 2012.

Police: 1 killed, suspect arrested following shooting in Henrico

Anyone with information is asked to call Henrico Police at 804-501-5000 or Crime Stoppers 804-780-1000.

Reward offered for info about multiple armed robberies in Charlottesville area

The ATF is offering of a reward of up to $5,000 for information leading to the arrest of two men believed to be responsible for multiple armed robberies in the Charlottesville area.

Police: Infant, 2 adults wounded in Virginia shooting

Three people, including an infant, have suffered gunshot wounds during a drive-by shooting in Virginia.

Albemarle Co. teen charged in connection with deadly Charlottesville crash

Charlottesville police have charged an Albemarle County teenager with felony hit and run in connection with a crash that killed a man in the city over the weekend.

Virginia police say protesters’ paint damaged town property

A northern Virginia police department is investigating after it says a town sidewalk was defaced.

Virginia man sentenced to 18 years in sexual assault case

A Virginia man convicted of breaking into a woman’s home and sexually assaulting her has been sentenced to 18 years in prison.

Portsmouth police looking for shooter who wounded toddler

Portsmouth police say a toddler was shot and a woman was grazed by a bullet as they rode in a car.

VT safety Devon Hunter arrested, suspended indefinitely by team

The backfield in Blacksburg will be missing one for the foreseeable future.

Troopers search for driver who hit, killed Richmond man along I-95

Virginia State Police are searching for the driver who struck and killed a pedestrian along Interstate 95 in Stafford County.

Teen killed following shooting in Richmond

Anyone with information is asked to call Major Crimes Detective A. Sleem at (804) 646-3871 or Crime Stoppers at (804) 780-1000.

Man charged with attempted murder in connection to Richmond shooting

Richmond police have charged a man in connection to a shooting that happened in August.

Police identify man killed after being shot near elementary school

Police have identified a man who was shot and killed near an elementary school on Sept. 11.

14-year-old charged in shooting that left man with life-threatening injuries

Police have charged a 14-year-old boy with shooting a man who suffered life-threatening injuries.

  Video: Deputies searching for credit card thieves in Dinwiddie

Anyone who recognizes the men in the video should call Petersburg/Dinwiddie Crime Solvers at 804-861-1212.

Man charged with attempted murder after allegedly shooting woman inside car

The victim was transported to a local hospital with life-threatening injuries from multiple gunshot wounds.

Police searching for three people suspected of crimes during Richmond riots

Police are asking the public to help identify three people accused of several crimes during riots in downtown Richmond.

  Triple-shooting leaves 3 injured in Richmond

Three people were injured in a shooting early Saturday in Richmond’s Forest Hill area.

Boy, 14, leads Virginia state police on high-speed chase

Virginia state police say a 14-year-old boy led police on a pre-dawn high-speed chase in a stolen vehicle.

Four dogs stolen from shelter in Campbell Co.

A German Shepherd and three other dogs were stolen from the Campbell County Animal Shelter late Friday night and into early Saturday morning.

Hopewell homicide suspect charged with first-degree murder

A Petersburg resident was arrested on Saturday and faces three charges in connection to shooting near Edward Bland Court.

Goochland accepting deputy sheriff applications

The Goochland County Sheriff’s Office is accepting applications for deputy sheriff.