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  • Teen arrested in double homicide in parking lot of Newport News elementary school

    Newport News, Va. – Thursday morning, two Warwick High School students were shot and killed. They have been identified as 16-year-old Bryant Wilder and 17-year-old John Neives. Detectives have arrested and charged a 17-year-old Newport News male in connection with this case. He has been charged with two counts of second degree murder and one count each of use of a firearm in the commission of a felony and possession of a firearm by a convicted felon. Classes start in just […]

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    Commander’s historic home damaged in fire at Norfolk Naval Shipyard

    Portsmouth, Va. -Here along Lincoln Street in Portsmouth, firefighters weren’t just battling a normal house fire–they were trying to save a historic naval gem. “Quarters A,” as it’s known, has served as the official residence for every single Norfolk Naval Shipyard Commander since 1838. Its stately features–copied from Asher Benjamin’s famed 1830 book “The Practical House Carpenter.” But, for some reason early Tuesday morning, flames broke out in the roof of the 2-story brick home. Firefighters from both the Navy […]

  • Police identify man found dead after Chesapeake shooting

    Chesapeake Police are investigating a homicide that occurred shortly after 4:00 p.m. Sunday in the 1600 block of Weber Avenue at the Crosswinds Apartments.

  • UPDATE: Motorcyclist dies after early Friday crash on General Booth Blvd.

    A 28-year-old man involved in a motorcycle crash last Friday has died as a result of his injuries.

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    Teen critically injured during tornado at campground dies

    Lheandrew Lloyd Balabat, 13, who was injured July 24th when a tornado touched down at Cherrystone Family Camping Resort died Saturday afternoon at Children’s Hospital of the King’s Daughters, according to the campground owner who has been in touch with a close friend of the Balabat family. Lheandrew  and his sisters were hurt and their parents, Lord Balabat and Lolibeth Ortega were killed when a tree fell onto the family while they were in separate tents at the camping resort […]

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    17 displaced in Virginia Beach apartment fire

    Virginia Beach, Virginia – Four apartments were destroyed by a fire at Pembroke Lakes Apartments in Virginia Beach leaving 13 adults and 4 children displaced. Fire units responded to the 700 block of Emerald Lake Circle shortly before 8:00am Sunday. Everyone made it out of the apartments safely. One civilian and one firefighter received minor burn injuries but neither required transportation to the hospital. The Red Cross is assisting all of the residents who are displaced. The cause of the fire was due to […]

  • ‘They left him on the ground to die': grandma of Newport News man gunned down

    Newport News, Virginia – Linda Nelson is not only left with the loss of her grandson, but also the burden of knowing his killer is still on the streets. “They left him on the ground to die,” Nelson says. “They just left him to die. Help us find who did this. This is terrible.” 28-year-old Angel Alicea was gunned down Monday night at the intersection of Crutchfield Drive and Ruston Drive in Newport News. “He was on his way back […]

  • Four hurt, 14 displaced in Virginia Beach duplex fire

    Virginia Beach, Virginia – Four people were hurt, including a 14 year-old and a firefighter, after a kitchen fire quickly spread in a duplex after someone left food cooking on a stove. One unit was destroyed and another was damaged by smoke. A total of 14 people have been displaced. Fire crews responded to the fire on Morrison Avenue, off South Lynnhaven Road around 3:30am Thursday. Everyone was able to get out before firefighters arrived. The fire was under control […]

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    Air Algerie says missing plane apparently crashed in Mali

    (CNN) – An Air Algerie flight with at least 116 people on board which dropped off the radar in the early hours of Thursday appears to have crashed in a remote area of Mali. Air Algerie said via Twitter that the plane has apparently crashed in the Tilemsi area, about 70 kilometers (45 miles) from the southeastern city of Gao. Flight 5017 lost radar contact 50 minutes after takeoff from Ouagadougou, Burkina Faso, early Thursday. It was supposed to arrive […]

  • Failed home invasion with fake shotgun leaves one hospitalized, one on the run

    One man is in the hospital and another is on the run after a failed home invasion with a fake shotgun in Newport News early Tuesday morning.

  • UPDATE: Police identify man shot and killed in Norfolk

    Norfolk, Virginia – Norfolk police have identified the victim of a homicide that occurred in the area of Jason Avenue and Hancock Avenue. The victim has been identified as 35-year-old Dajuan F. Glover of the 7400 block of Dakota Avenue. Police responded to a call of a gunshots heard around 4:40am and found Glover suffering from multiple gunshot wounds. Medics pronounced him dead a short time later. No suspect information has been released. The victim’s loved ones are learning about his death and […]

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    Update: All lanes clear after car flips on I-64 eastbound

    Update: All lanes are now cleared. Norfolk, Virginia – State police say a car flipped on I-64 eastbound at Chesapeake Boulevard Tuesday morning. The call came in at 4:49am and one lane is currently open causing a backup. State police have not released details on injuries.

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