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Man charged for inappropriate contact with minors

Man charged in relation to 2 burglaries in Henrico

Man charged with larceny after victim tries to buy iPhone

Driver charged with DUI after two-vehicle crash

  Youth football team needs money for championship trip

  Officers renew call for safety after several deadly pedestrian crashes

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Henrico County manager to deliver State of the County Address

Police: 4 Floridians arrested in Henrico, may be members of the South American Theft Group

  ‘Divine providence was involved’: Off-duty Henrico police officer helps save man’s life

  Hundreds attend, stream memorial service for local pastor

  Henrico firefighters offers tips to keep decorated homes safe from fire

Meet the Native American tribe that wants to be the first Cherokee group recognized by Virginia

California woman killed in Henrico accident

One woman killed, one injured and another is charged with DUI after an accident on Interstate 64 in Henrico

Tractor-trailer driver hospitalized after crash on I-64 East near Staples Mill Road

The ramp to Staples Mill Road in Henrico is narrowed.

  Henrico dog trainer speaks the language of man’s best friend

If you have a dog, you probably know that training them can be a chore.For some owners, it’s a lot worse than that, but that’s where Henrico dog trainer Kasey Herrera from 2SpeakDog comes in. She speaks the language of man's best friend and can work miracles.

Charges set aside for 1 of 2 men accused in death of 1-year-old girl

Charges against one of two men charged with the shooting death of a one-year-old girl have been set aside.

  Henrico woman charged with murder, accused of killing her husband

Young girl hurt after shooting in Henrico

  Henrico woman starts pie business with sixth-generation sweet potato pie recipe

  Two workers at Henrico pharmacy tied up during robbery

  1 juvenile charged after false report of shooting

  Experts: Managing mental health during the holidays is possible

Police: 8 teens arrested for breaking, entering in Henrico

Henrico police said eight teenagers were arrested in Henrico for breaking and entering.

  Remembering Dr. Dimitri Bradley: City Church opens doors for hundreds to mourn

The doors opened at City Church’s two campuses Friday as hundreds of people came together throughout the day to remember a beloved pastor.

  Henrico Schools to observe more religious holidays

One version has a shorter winter break, but six student holidays during the year; another version has two weeks of winter break with four student holidays.

Man charged with rape after police investigate missing child case

Police say that in July they discovered the missing juvenile was with the man.

  Moving company reconsiders woman’s claim after damaged furniture

Patricia Gordon claims “All My Sons Moving and Storage” held her belongings, hostage, until she paid a much higher price than her initial quote. She also says the crew damaged her belongings.

Police trying to identify person of interest connected to 3 burglaries in 24 hours

Investigators said a man captured on surveillance video is believed to be connected to three commercial burglaries that happened in Henrico between Nov. 9 and Nov. 10.

2 arrested by Henrico’s VICE unit which tracks down online predators

The men asked for inappropriate pictures of girls, but they were talking to detectives.

  Renovations providing ‘hope’ for public housing

Officials in Henrico County are celebrating the completion of $5 million in renovations to Hope Village Apartments with a ribbon-cutting ceremony.

Photo showing BB gun at Henrico school sparks social media scare

Henrico County Public School officials say there is no threat after a social media post circulated showing a student holstering a “suspicious item.”

Man found not guilty of sexually abusing child; awaits trial for second accusation

A Richmond man accused of sexually abusing two children under the age of 13 at a Henrico daycare has been found not guilty in one of the cases.

  'Hamilton’ actors visit Henrico High School

Students at the Henrico High School Center for the Arts we're in for the treat of a lifetime as cast members from "Hamilton"meet with students and even show them a dance sequence form the hit play.

  Henrico police: Cashier assaulted at McDonald’s after bill dispute

The pair got out of their vehicle, police said, assaulted the cashier and then fled the scene in a dark gray Toyota Camry.

  Family grateful for Henrico teacher’s life-changing work with daughter with autism

One family is thanking a Henrico County special education teacher for the life-changing work she has done with their daughter.

Henrico house fire leaves four people displaced

A fire broke out in a two-story home in the west end part of Henrico County.

  Woman robbed at Short Pump Town Center

Two woman approached by two male suspects, who got away with one purse.

  Henrico CA: No charges to be filed in officer-involved shooting that killed woman

The Henrico Commonwealth’s Attorney says no charges will be filed in the shooting death of a woman that involved police officers after she confronted them with an ax in Henrico.

20-year-old Henrico man charged with animal cruelty

Henrico Police have charged a 20-year-old man with animal cruelty.

New traffic patterns to begin near Richmond International Airport

The project is expected to be completed in late 2022.

  Spanberger holds town hall in response to impeachment inquiry

Congresswoman Abigial Spanberger talked with voters today during a town hall meeting at J.R. Tucker High School in Henrico with much of the discussion centered around this week’s impeachment inquiry hearings of the president.

Portion of West Broad Street closed due to water main break

Crews are working to make repairs.

  Parents, students protest Henrico redistricting process

Parents say their children will be sent to different high schools even though they live within a mile of Godwin High School.

Wawa celebrates new Henrico store with free coffee for 4 days

The store at 9100 Three Chopt Road opens Nov. 14.

2 apartments hit by gunfire in Henrico

No one was hurt after two apartments where hit by gunfire in Henrico.

Dead raccoon tests positive for rabies after coming in contact with dogs

A raccoon has tested positive for rabies after it came in contact with a dog in Henrico County.

Henrico police searches for missing woman last seen getting into vehicle

Anyone with information is asked to call police as 804-501-5000.

Ceremony to celebrate historical marker at 1860s Richmond brewery

While a fire destroyed the main building of the James River Steam Brewery in 1891, its cellars survived.

Missing Henrico man found safe

John Steven Jones was initially reported missing on Nov. 7 after he hadn’t been seen since Oct. 29.

  Indoor sports complex, convention center could replace Virginia Center Commons

Henrico County leaders believe the lack of an indoor facility could be costing it $33 million in unattainable revenue.

Henrico County Public Schools hosting job fair

Full-time and part-time positions are being offered at the job fair.

  Salvation Army of Central VA kicks off Angel Tree, Red Kettle Campaigns

As the holidays are nearing, NBC12 is once again teaming up with the Salvation Army of Central Virginia’s Angel Tree program.

3 charged in connection to Henrico shooting that injured man

A man is in the hospital after a shooting in Henrico on Sunday evening.

  Henrico leaf collection to begin Nov. 10

Henrico County will begin its leaf collection efforts starting on Sunday, Nov. 10, with paid and free options.

New pickleball courts open in Henrico

If you are a fan of pickleball, you’ll have to check out the new courts in Henrico.

Henrico Animal Shelter in desperate need of newspapers

Henrico police said the shelter was running out and is asking anyone to donate.

  Henrico Schools releases redistricting plan options at public meeting

The school division is redrawing elementary, middle and high school attendance zones for the 2021-22 and 2022-23 school years.

  Retired firefighter searches for kidney match via donated billboard ad

Retired Lieutenant Grover Barnett is in need of a kidney after he was placed on the transplant list in September by Henrico Doctors.

  11-year-old and 4-time cancer survivor gifted shopping spree

11 year old beat Leukemia four times over the past 9 years.

  Portion of Parham Road to reopen after water, gas lines damaged

Parham Road is reduced to one lane on Tuesday morning due to a water main break between Ridge Road and Patterson Avenue.

  Meet the candidates for Henrico Co. Sheriff

Tuesday a new Sheriff will be elected for the first time in 20 years.

Overturned tractor-trailer, fuel spill close northbound lanes of I-195

An overturned tractor-trailer caused quite the traffic mess Monday afternoon.

  Lanes of W. Broad St. in Henrico reopen after water main break

The break is on W. Broad Street eastbound between Willow Lawn Dr. and Staples Mill Rd.

Short Pump family loses 2 dogs, cat in house fire

More than 30 firefighters were called to the scene and were able to contain the fire in less than an hour.

Construction underway for 2 new schools in Henrico

The construction of two new schools is officially underway in Henrico.

Water main break closes southbound lanes of Lakeside

A water main break has closed both southbound lanes of Lakeside Avenue.

  Little Sisters of the Poor program leaving Henrico

The Little Sisters of the Poor program at St. Joseph’s Home in Henrico will be leaving after being in the county for more than a century.

Henrico police searching for 2 suspects behind robbery

The Henrico County Police Division is looking to identify two individuals.

Nine post office boxes targeted by thieves in Central Virginia

The USPIS is working to reinforce the affected boxes, which are still in service.

Henrico firefighters rescue dog that fell into 20-foot well

A dog was rescued from a well in Henrico Monday afternoon.

Police searching for ‘Halloween Grinch’ who stole bags of candy

Henrico police are searching for the person they call a “Halloween Grinch.”

Henrico Fire partners with bank for emergency exercise

The exercise will take place between noon and 3 p.m. at 11011 and 11013 W. Broad Street.

  U.S. Postal Service investigating local mail theft

Inspection Service says Richmond, Henrico and Hanover collection boxes were targeted.

Woman found unconscious in apartment, faces 3 counts of child neglect

The woman also faces two drug charges in the incident on Oct. 24 in Henrico County.

  Henrico crews battle underground fire at East End landfill

Crews were notified of the blaze just after midnight and have been battling the blaze around the clock.

Henrico Schools propose new elementary, expanded middle school as part of redistricting process

The proposal was presented to the school board on Thursday night.

  Students meditate, relax through ‘Varina On Chill’ class

For 20 minutes every Tuesday and Thursday, students can sign up to take part in meditation opportunity.

  Parents given letter saying children may have been exposed to mumps at elementary school

The health department in the letter says to make sure everyone is up to date on their immunizations.

  Chain restaurant has 10 food violations; brunch spot quickly fixes all issues

A chain restaurant in Henrico has been dinged by the Virginia Department of Health with 10 food safety violations while a brunch spot in Richmond quickly turned all of their previous violations around.

8th graders explore careers at Mission Tomorrow

Thousands of eighth-graders in Central Virginia explored possible future career opportunities at Mission Tomorrow on Oct. 23 and Oct. 24