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Two vehicles damaged by gunfire in Newport News over the weekendof a vehicle. The owner was contacted and notified of the damage and there were
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of a vehicle. The owner was contacted and notified of the damage and there were no reported injuries, according to Newport News Police spokesman MPO Brandon Maynard. A 47-year-old Yorktown man reported another incident of gunfire damage in... Read more
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Newport News Police looking for three masked suspects accused of Sept. 22 burglary at Newport News CVSAvenue in Newport News, and two suspects (suspect #1 and #2) ordered a patron t
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Avenue in Newport News, and two suspects (suspect #1 and #2) ordered a patron to the back of the store, according to Newport News Police spokesman Harold Eley. Suspect #2 jumped the pharmacy counter, ordered store clerk to the ground and... Read more
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Newport News sheriff injured in crasha crash Friday morning, police said. The crash happened about 11 a.m. at Warwi
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a crash Friday morning, police said. The crash happened about 11 a.m. at Warwick Boulevard and Glendale Road, according to Newport News Police Department spokesman Lou Thurston. Police think a Ford F-150 pick-up truck ran into the rear of Morgan’s... Read more
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Suspects shot at 32-old Hampton woman after they stole her vehicle on Thursday, no injures reportedstole her vehicle and she followed in another vehicle as they drove to Newport
Daily Press / Posted 4 days ago
stole her vehicle and she followed in another vehicle as they drove to Newport News on Thursday morning, officials said. Newport News Police officers approached the vehicle, which was still running but unoccupied, and were advised by Hampton... Read more
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Newport News Police actively searching for fugitive; Kiln Creek Elementary on lockdown as precautionNEWPORT NEWS, Va. – Newport News Police are searching for a wanted fugitive who
WTKR Norfolk / Posted 4 days ago
NEWPORT NEWS, Va. – Newport News Police are searching for a wanted fugitive who was spotted Friday and fled from police. The fugitive, John Thacker, is wanted on multiple felony warrants from multiple jurisdictions. A NNPD Fugitive Unit spotted... Read more
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Two 34-old Newport News men robbed at gunpoint in Newport News on Thursday, one injuredwallets during a robbery in Newport News on Thursday morning. One sustained non
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wallets during a robbery in Newport News on Thursday morning. One sustained non-life threatening injuries, officials said. Newport News Police responded around 1:55 a.m. on Thursday to a report of a robbery that is reported to have occurred in the... Read more
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Thieves smash windows, steal purses from vehicles at Newport News fitness centerNewport News police are reminding people to lock their car doors and not to lea
Daily Press / Posted 5 days ago
Newport News police are reminding people to lock their car doors and not to leave valuables in sight after someone smashed out windows and stole purses from vehicles at a fitness center Wednesday afternoon. Officers responded shortly before 1:30... Read more
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Woman held against will in Newport News domestic situationNEWS, Va. – A woman is being held against her will in the 500 block of Bellwood
WTKR Norfolk / Posted 6 days ago
NEWS, Va. – A woman is being held against her will in the 500 block of Bellwood Road Wednesday afternoon. Officer with the Newport News Police Department responded to a domestic situation at 11:39 a.m. The call came from an adult female who told... Read more
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Newport News police officer injured in crashUpdate 4:10 p.m.: Jefferson Avenue has been reopened between 28th and 30th stre
Daily Press / Posted 7 days ago
Update 4:10 p.m.: Jefferson Avenue has been reopened between 28th and 30th streets after a crash Tuesday afternoon. A Newport News police officer and the driver of a Dodge Stratus were transported to the hospital Tuesday afternoon following a car... Read more
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Newport News Police officer injured in two-vehicle crashNEWPORT NEWS, Va. – An officer with the Newport News Police Department was inju
WTKR Norfolk / Posted 7 days ago
NEWPORT NEWS, Va. – An officer with the Newport News Police Department was injured in a crash at the intersection of Jefferson Avenue and 29th Street Tuesday afternoon. Around 2:41 p.m., the driver of a 2002 Dodge Stratus was traveling southbound on... Read more
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A 20-old military serviceman shot while delivering pizzas in Newport News on Monday nightthe victim, a 20-year-old Ohio man, suffering from a gunshot wound to his butto
Daily Press / Posted 7 days ago
the victim, a 20-year-old Ohio man, suffering from a gunshot wound to his buttocks, according to MPO Brandon Maynard of the Newport News Police Department. According to officials, the victim is in the military and works part-time as a pizza... Read more
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Newport News Police investigating shooting during pizza deliveryNEWPORT NEWS, Va. – The Newport News Police Department is investigating a shoot
WTKR Norfolk / Posted 7 days ago
NEWPORT NEWS, Va. – The Newport News Police Department is investigating a shooting that occurred during a pizza delivery in the 300 block of Circuit Lane Monday night. Dispatchers received the call around 9:14 p.m. When officers arrived at the... Read more
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Newport News considers scrapping anti-panhandling ordinanceif removing that clause raised public safety concerns, Owens said physical harm
Daily Press / Posted 8 days ago
if removing that clause raised public safety concerns, Owens said physical harm usually rises to an assault charge. “The Newport News Police Department will adhere (to) any decision or law enacted by our local, state, or federal lawmakers,”... Read more
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Longtime Newport News traffic court judge diesthe very least unusual.” Johnny Mercer, 69, a friend of Harvell’s who has been
Daily Press / Posted 8 days ago
the very least unusual.” Johnny Mercer, 69, a friend of Harvell’s who has been in law enforcement for 48 years — as both a Newport News police officer and York sheriff’s deputy — said Harvell “had this spirit about him, this character” and “you... Read more
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For the Newport News forensics team, emotion and crime-solving are parts of the jobIf she closes her eyes, Angela Moore, a forensic technician with the Newport Ne
Daily Press / Posted 9 days ago
If she closes her eyes, Angela Moore, a forensic technician with the Newport News Police Department, can relive the scene of one of the worst homicides she’s ever worked: a 2011 stabbing that left a mother and her three children dead. "I can tell... Read more
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Bond denied for Newport News caretaker charged with malicious woundingfor a 26-year-old woman who was arrested after a 13-month-old baby suffered mul
WTKR Norfolk / Posted 11 days ago
for a 26-year-old woman who was arrested after a 13-month-old baby suffered multiple injuries that left her hospitalized. Newport News Police responded to the 100 block of Windsor Castle Drive on September 14 after receiving reports of a... Read more
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Newport News Police searching for suspect in sexual assault and robbery investigationNEWPORT NEWS, Va. – The Newport News Police Department has issued a public safe
WTKR Norfolk / Posted 11 days ago
NEWPORT NEWS, Va. – The Newport News Police Department has issued a public safety concern following a rape that occurred in the Oyster Point area of Newport News early Friday morning. Newport News Communications received the call at approximately... Read more
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Man wounded, vehicle shot when driver tries to catch thieves in Newport NewsA man told Newport News police his vehicle was shot and he was wounded when he
Daily Press / Posted 15 days ago
A man told Newport News police his vehicle was shot and he was wounded when he attempted to catch unknown subjects who took two of his vehicles from his residence, an official said. Newport News police responded to the first block of Bonnie Lane in... Read more
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Man shot in Newport News late Sunday eveningNEWPORT NEWS, Va. – Newport News Police Department responded to a shooting at t
WTKR Norfolk / Posted 15 days ago
NEWPORT NEWS, Va. – Newport News Police Department responded to a shooting at the intersection of 39th St. and Chestnut Ave., where a 21-year-old man was found shot in the calf. Police say that the victim was shot in the left calf while he was... Read more
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One woman found dead, another still missing with her daughterthe facts take us and investigate without assumptions,” said Christina Pullen,
Daily Press / Posted 16 days ago
the facts take us and investigate without assumptions,” said Christina Pullen, a spokeswoman for the FBI’s Norfolk office. Newport News police spokesman Brandon Maynard said Newport News detectives don’t think there’s any relationship between the... Read more
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Fate of Virginian refugees unclear in wake of new national caphave a very good vetting process," she said. "Our vetting process is excellent.
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have a very good vetting process," she said. "Our vetting process is excellent." Brandon Maynard, spokesman for the Newport News Police Department, said the department doesn’t keep data on crimes committed by refugees. Virginia State Police... Read more
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Newport News Police investigating after man shot in faceNEWPORT NEWS, Va. – The Newport News Police Department is investigating a shoot
WTKR Norfolk / Posted 18 days ago
NEWPORT NEWS, Va. – The Newport News Police Department is investigating a shooting that left one man injured in the 300 block of De Laura Drive Friday evening. Dispatchers received the call at 9:22 p.m. When officers arrived at the scene, they found... Read more
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A shed, two houses and two vehicles, suffered fire damage in Newport News on Friday morning, officials sayThe Newport News Police Department needs your help to solve a robbery on Sept.
Daily Press / Posted 18 days ago
The Newport News Police Department needs your help to solve a robbery on Sept. 16. Two black males entered the Stop N Go located at 14609 Warwick Boulevard. The suspects were wearing masks over their faces and one was armed with a firearm. Upon... Read more
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Newport News brothers charged with first-degree murder in connection with deadly shooting on Deputy Laneof the 300 block of Circuit Lane in Newport News, dead upon arrival, Bailey sai
Daily Press / Posted 19 days ago
of the 300 block of Circuit Lane in Newport News, dead upon arrival, Bailey said. The second male, a 16-year-old Newport News resident, was hospitalized with significant injuries, according to Newport News Police Department spokesman Lou Th... Read more
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Newport News woman found a bullet hole in door, wall and stairs after neighbor disputeThe Newport News Police Department needs your help to solve a robbery on Sept.
Daily Press / Posted 19 days ago
The Newport News Police Department needs your help to solve a robbery on Sept. 16. Two black males entered the Stop N Go located at 14609 Warwick Boulevard. The suspects were wearing masks over their faces and one was armed with a firearm. Upon... Read more
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Man shot in legs, Newport News Police investigateNEWPORT NEWS, Va. – The Newport News Police Department is asking for the public
WTKR Norfolk / Posted 21 days ago
NEWPORT NEWS, Va. – The Newport News Police Department is asking for the public’s assistance in identifying the suspects who shot a man in the 13000 block of Aqueduct Drive Tuesday evening. Officers were dispatched to the area around 7:09 p.m. and... Read more
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Newport News Police Foundation offering $25,000 for information related to missing mother and daughterNEWPORT NEWS, Va. – As the Newport News Police Department continues to investig
WTKR Norfolk / Posted 21 days ago
NEWPORT NEWS, Va. – As the Newport News Police Department continues to investigate the disappearance of Keir and Chloe Johnson, it announced Tuesday that the Newport News Police Foundation is offering a $25,000 reward for new information that will... Read more
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U-haul crashes into Newport News retirement homeThe Newport News Police Department needs your help to solve a robbery on Sept.
Daily Press / Posted 21 days ago
The Newport News Police Department needs your help to solve a robbery on Sept. 16. Two black males entered the Stop N Go located at 14609 Warwick Boulevard. The suspects were wearing masks over their faces and one was armed with a firearm. Upon... Read more
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Homes, vehicle damaged during shooting incidents in HamptonThe Newport News Police Department needs your help to solve a robbery on Sept.
Daily Press / Posted 21 days ago
The Newport News Police Department needs your help to solve a robbery on Sept. 16. Two black males entered the Stop N Go located at 14609 Warwick Boulevard. The suspects were wearing masks over their faces and one was armed with a firearm. Upon... Read more
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Man shot in legs during early morning shooting in Newport NewsNEWPORT NEWS, Va. – Newport News Police are investigating a shooting that occur
WTKR Norfolk / Posted 21 days ago
NEWPORT NEWS, Va. – Newport News Police are investigating a shooting that occurred early Tuesday morning. Authorities were called at 5:42 a.m. reporting that a man had been shot in the 7700 block of Warwick Boulevard. Officers arrived and found a... Read more
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Newport News man shot Tuesday morning, injuries are non-life threateningThe Newport News Police Department needs your help to solve a robbery on Sept.
Daily Press / Posted 21 days ago
The Newport News Police Department needs your help to solve a robbery on Sept. 16. Two black males entered the Stop N Go located at 14609 Warwick Boulevard. The suspects were wearing masks over their faces and one was armed with a firearm. Upon... Read more
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Woman suffering from life threatening injuries after shooting in Newport News on Monday nightThe Newport News Police Department needs your help to solve a robbery on Sept.
Daily Press / Posted 21 days ago
The Newport News Police Department needs your help to solve a robbery on Sept. 16. Two black males entered the Stop N Go located at 14609 Warwick Boulevard. The suspects were wearing masks over their faces and one was armed with a firearm. Upon... Read more
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Man served warrants for past rape while in jail for carjacking, sexual assaultNEWPORT NEWS, Va. – Newport News Police served a man warrants for a past rape l
WTKR Norfolk / Posted 22 days ago
NEWPORT NEWS, Va. – Newport News Police served a man warrants for a past rape last week after he was arrested for a robbery. Frederick Clark, Jr., 29 (Photo courtesy of the Newport News Police Department) Frederick Clark, Jr., 29, of Big Stone Gap,... Read more
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Newport News police: Car shot after card game Sunday morningThe Newport News Police Department needs your help to solve a robbery on Sept.
Daily Press / Posted 22 days ago
The Newport News Police Department needs your help to solve a robbery on Sept. 16. Two black males entered the Stop N Go located at 14609 Warwick Boulevard. The suspects were wearing masks over their faces and one was armed with a firearm. Upon... Read more
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Parked car hit by multiple rounds of gunfire over the weekendThe Newport News Police Department needs your help to solve a robbery on Sept.
Daily Press / Posted 22 days ago
The Newport News Police Department needs your help to solve a robbery on Sept. 16. Two black males entered the Stop N Go located at 14609 Warwick Boulevard. The suspects were wearing masks over their faces and one was armed with a firearm. Upon... Read more
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Man arrested, brother sought in Newport News homicidedead and a teenager with life threatening injuries. Police are also looking for
WTKR Norfolk / Posted 22 days ago
dead and a teenager with life threatening injuries. Police are also looking for his brother in connection to the shooting. Newport News Police and medics responded to reports of the shooting around 6:30 p.m. that evening in the area of Deputy... Read more
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No injuries after a fire damaged a Chesapeake home while under renovation, officials sayThe Newport News Police Department needs your help to solve a robbery on Sept.
Daily Press / Posted 22 days ago
The Newport News Police Department needs your help to solve a robbery on Sept. 16. Two black males entered the Stop N Go located at 14609 Warwick Boulevard. The suspects were wearing masks over their faces and one was armed with a firearm. Upon... Read more
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Virginia woman recovering from copperhead bite at LongHorn Steakhouse restaurantThe Newport News Police Department needs your help to solve a robbery on Sept.
Daily Press / Posted 22 days ago
The Newport News Police Department needs your help to solve a robbery on Sept. 16. Two black males entered the Stop N Go located at 14609 Warwick Boulevard. The suspects were wearing masks over their faces and one was armed with a firearm. Upon... Read more
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Man in critical condition after being stabbed in Norfolk SundayThe Newport News Police Department needs your help to solve a robbery on Sept.
Daily Press / Posted 23 days ago
The Newport News Police Department needs your help to solve a robbery on Sept. 16. Two black males entered the Stop N Go located at 14609 Warwick Boulevard. The suspects were wearing masks over their faces and one was armed with a firearm. Upon... Read more
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Hampton Fire puts out small house fire, rescues dogThe Newport News Police Department needs your help to solve a robbery on Sept.
Daily Press / Posted 24 days ago
The Newport News Police Department needs your help to solve a robbery on Sept. 16. Two black males entered the Stop N Go located at 14609 Warwick Boulevard. The suspects were wearing masks over their faces and one was armed with a firearm. Upon... Read more
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Isle of Wight County Sheriff's Office investigating double homicide, home invasionThe Newport News Police Department needs your help to solve a robbery on Sept.
Daily Press / Posted 24 days ago
The Newport News Police Department needs your help to solve a robbery on Sept. 16. Two black males entered the Stop N Go located at 14609 Warwick Boulevard. The suspects were wearing masks over their faces and one was armed with a firearm. Upon... Read more
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Gloucester man charged with involuntary manslaughterThe Newport News Police Department needs your help to solve a robbery on Sept.
Daily Press / Posted 24 days ago
The Newport News Police Department needs your help to solve a robbery on Sept. 16. Two black males entered the Stop N Go located at 14609 Warwick Boulevard. The suspects were wearing masks over their faces and one was armed with a firearm. Upon... Read more
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Hampton man robbed at gunpoint Thursday eveningThe Newport News Police Department needs your help to solve a robbery on Sept.
Daily Press / Posted 25 days ago
The Newport News Police Department needs your help to solve a robbery on Sept. 16. Two black males entered the Stop N Go located at 14609 Warwick Boulevard. The suspects were wearing masks over their faces and one was armed with a firearm. Upon... Read more
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Man suffering from non-life threatening injuries after Newport News shootingVa. – One person has been injured in a shooting on 16th Street in Newport News
WTKR Norfolk / Posted 25 days ago
Va. – One person has been injured in a shooting on 16th Street in Newport News early Friday evening. Officers with the Newport News Police Department arrived at the scene at 5:30 p.m. to find a 32-year-old male suffering from a non-life... Read more
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Newport News sees an increase in automobile theftNews Friday, officers have reported a spike in theft from automobiles on the Pe
WTKR Norfolk / Posted 25 days ago
News Friday, officers have reported a spike in theft from automobiles on the Peninsula. To help combat the issue, the Newport News Police Department shared a few crucial tips to help people keep their valuables safe: Always make sure all... Read more
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Virginia woman charged, accused of severely injuring toddlerNEWPORT NEWS, Va. (AP) - A Virginia woman accused of severely injuring a 13-mon
WVVA Bluefield / Posted 25 days ago
NEWPORT NEWS, Va. (AP) - A Virginia woman accused of severely injuring a 13-month-old girl has been arrested. Newport News police told The Daily Press the child remained hospitalized on Thursday. The newspaper reports that 26-year-old Kiara Cherae... Read more
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Newport News man robbed at gunpoint Wednesday afternoonThe Newport News Police Department needs your help to solve a robbery on Sept.
Daily Press / Posted 25 days ago
The Newport News Police Department needs your help to solve a robbery on Sept. 16. Two black males entered the Stop N Go located at 14609 Warwick Boulevard. The suspects were wearing masks over their faces and one was armed with a firearm. Upon... Read more
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Two cameras damaged by gunfire in Newport NewsThe Newport News Police Department needs your help to solve a robbery on Sept.
Daily Press / Posted 25 days ago
The Newport News Police Department needs your help to solve a robbery on Sept. 16. Two black males entered the Stop N Go located at 14609 Warwick Boulevard. The suspects were wearing masks over their faces and one was armed with a firearm. Upon... Read more
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Newport News police: 1 dead, 1 injured in shooting on Deputy LaneThe Newport News Police Department needs your help to solve a robbery on Sept.
Daily Press / Posted 26 days ago
The Newport News Police Department needs your help to solve a robbery on Sept. 16. Two black males entered the Stop N Go located at 14609 Warwick Boulevard. The suspects were wearing masks over their faces and one was armed with a firearm. Upon... Read more
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Newport News woman arrested after 13-old hospitalized with multiple injurieswoman was arrested in Newport News after a 13-month-old baby suffered multiple
WTKR Norfolk / Posted 26 days ago
woman was arrested in Newport News after a 13-month-old baby suffered multiple injuries that left her hospitalized. Newport News Police responded to the 100 block of Windsor Castle Drive on September 14 after receiving reports of a... Read more
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