Election Day

Good morning from Gray. Here's a look at some of the stories you will want to catch before you leave the house on 12 News Today.

Today, polls will open all across Virginia. The candidates for Governor are making a final push hoping to sway votes their way in a tight race.  We're on your side, helping answer your election day questions.  Volunteers with the League of Women Voters will be in Call 12 this morning from 6-9am.  Dial 345-1212 to ask about polling locations and for a breakdown of what's on your ballot.

The trial of the man accused of causing some scary moments at Richmond City Hall is expected to get underway in just a few hours. Nathaniel Burwell is expected to represent himself on trespassing charges. This after he had a problem with his Social Security check and then refused to leave the Mayor Dwight Jones' office. It was later discovered that Burwell's bag, which he checked at security, had a hatchet inside at the time. Burwell's trial is expected to get underway at 9-30 this morning. We'll of course let you know what happens.

Breaking overnight, panic at a New Jersey mall after a gunman fires shots right before the mall closes. This morning police are still searching for the shooter.

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