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    Middle school student in Isle of Wight accused of possessing knife, gun on school property

    Isle of Wight County, Va. – A student is facing serious charges after officials in Isle of Wight County say the child brought a knife and a gun on school property. On April 22nd, police were called about the incident. A school resource officer started the investigation and found a 3.5 inch knife in the child’s front right pocket. Officials say the student also had a gun in a backpack while on the school bus. The child’s parent took the […]

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    Man wanted for robbing Family Dollar at gunpoint in Portsmouth

    Portsmouth, Va. – Portsmouth police need your help to identify the man who they say robbed a Family Dollar store at gunpoint. This happened in the 3400 block of George Washington Highway at 1:39 p.m. on Friday, May 1st. Police say the man went into the store, pulled out a gun and demanded money from the employees there. He walked out of the business in an unknown direction. No one was injured. If you know anything about this robbery, please […]

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    Man accused of shooting uncle to death in Camden County

    UPDATE: Officials have detained 33-year-old James Daniel Ball in Canada for murder charges.  The sheriff’s office is now working to get Ball back to Camden County to face formal charges. The victim has been identified as William Gerald Ball, the accused man’s uncle. They say he was shot to death. There was an arrest warrant taken out for James Ball on Tuesday, April 28th.  Camden County, NC – A man was found dead in Camden County on Wednesday and authorities […]

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    Woman involved in Hampton motorcycle crash dies from injuries

    UPDATE: The 27-year-old female passenger on the motorcycle involved in the April 28th motorcycle crash died on Thursday, April 30th as a result of her injuries.  The victim’s identity will not be released because it will identify her husband who was the driver of the motorcycle.  At this point, no charges have been obtained and the investigating officers will confer with the Commonwealth Attorney’s Office in reference to possible charges against the driver of the motorcycle.   Newport News, Va. […]

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    Tonight in the Newsroom: Can you guess how old NewsChannel 3’s anchors are?

    Microsoft launched a cool new tool for flattering — or offending — anyone with a few free minutes to kill. Microsoft thinks it can guess your age! We tried this out with a few of NewsChannel 3’s anchors! Check out the results below.   How accurate do you think these guesses were?  

  • Redskins fans weigh in on draft, RG III

    NewsChannel 3 sat down last night with a group of die-hard Redskins fans in Virginia Beach to get their take on the draft.

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    Dad’s response to his kids’ unexcused absences from school goes viral

    MONTGOMERY COUNTY, Penn. — A Pennsylvania man inadvertently sparked a huge parenting debate by posting a letter to his children’s school on Facebook. The letter came after Mike Rossi’s kids were slapped with three unexcused absences for traveling to watch him run the Boston Marathon. He had notified the school about the plan, but even so, school district officials sent him a letter notifying him that those absences would not be excused. The letter also said further unexcused absences could lead to […]

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    Starbucks, D’Egg to reopen in Selden Arcade after partial collapse

    Update: Starbucks and D’Egg will be open for business on Friday after a partial collapse inside of the Selden Arcade in Downtown Norfolk.  Power has been restored to the building.  The cause of the collapse is still under investigation.  Norfolk, Va. – The Selden Arcade building in downtown Norfolk will remain closed for the foreseeable future after it partially collapsed Friday night. The cultural arts building with office spaces was heavily damaged. The city says they have been working around the clock […]

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    Teens accused of leading Chesapeake police on chase with car stolen from YMCA

    Chesapeake, Va. – Two teens are suspected of stealing a vehicle from the Great Bridge YMCA and leading police on a chase Wednesday night. At approximately 5:59 PM Chesapeake Police attempted to stop the vehicle in the 600 block of Greenbrier Parkway. The vehicle struck a curb and officers believed the driver was impaired. Police chased the vehicle, which struck a parked car on Woodgate Common and later came to a stop in a yard in the 1900 block of […]

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    Nine horses seized in Dare County, owners convicted of animal cruelty

    Two people have been convicted of animal cruelty charges after nine horses were seized from their Dare County property earlier this year.

  • Signs demand murder charges against officer who shot teen in Walmart parking lot

    Portsmouth, Va. – Signs demanding murder charges for the officer responsible for shooting and killing William Chapman are hung up on trees in Portsmouth. They read, “Charge Stephen Rankin with murder.” NewsChannel 3 is aware of two spots along High Street where they can be seen near Peninsula Avenue and London Boulevard. Officer Rankin shot and killed William Chapman last week in a Walmart parking lot, according to two NewsChannel 3 sources. We also know he shot and killed Kirill Denyakin in […]

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    Woman dies after becoming pinned under lawn tractor

    Suffolk, Va. – A woman has died in Suffolk after she became pinned under a lawn tractor on Wednesday afternoon. Crews were called about the accident at 5:22 p.m. This happened at a home in the 1900 block of Kings Highway. When crews arrived, they pronounced the woman dead on the scene. The victim has been identified as 59-year-old Beverley Greene. Her death has been ruled accidental. Police are still investigating this case.


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