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    Update: All power restored in Churchland section of Portsmouth after multiple outages

    UPDATE: All customers without power in the second outage have been restored. Portsmouth, Va. – About 700 customers in the Churchland section of Portsmouth are still without power tonight due to an equipment failure at Dominion Power. Dominion crews have been on the scene much of the day making repairs. More than 2400 customers were affected many are among the same customers that lost power Thursday morning when a rodent got into a substation’s equipment. The second outage may be related […]

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    Fog causing school delays in some areas

    Gates County Schools are on a 2 hour delay due to fog. Hertford County Schools are on a 1 hour delay due to fog. Perquimans County Schools are on a 2 hour delay due to fog. Bertie County Schools are on a 1 hour delay due to fog. Edenton-Chowan Schools are on a 2 hour delay due to fog. Accomack County Schools are on a 2 hour delay due to fog.

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    Woman riding bike shot multiple times in Chesapeake

    Chesapeake, Va. – A woman riding her bicycle was shot multiple times early Friday morning in Chesapeake. Chesapeake Police responding to the area of Plow Lane and Shady Lane for a report of an injured person found the woman at 3:07 a.m. The woman was riding her bicycle when a white vehicle occupied by two black men drove past and began shooting at her, police say. She was struck multiple times with non-life threatening injuries. More information will be released […]

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    Man recovering in hospital after Portsmouth shooting

    Portsmouth, Virginia – A 23 year-old man is recovering in the hospital after police say he was shot on  Decatur Street near Channing Avenue just before midnight. Police say the man’s injuries are believed to be non-life threatening. No suspect or motive information is available at this time. Anyone with information on this shooting is asked to call the Crime Line at 1-888-Lock-U-Up.

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    Teen hurt after shots fired into Portsmouth home

    Portsmouth, Virginia – Police say shortly before 4:00am, shots were fired through the door of a home in the 30 block of Channing Avenue. This is in the Craddock section of Portsmouth. A teen inside the home was grazed by a bullet during the shooting, according to police, and did not require medical treatment at a hospital. No suspect information is available at this time. Anyone with information about this shooting is asked to call the Crime Line at 1-888-Lock-U-Up. […]

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    Laundry room fire forces Norfolk hotel guests to relocate

    Norfolk, Va. – A laundry room fire forced several guests to move to new rooms at the Residence Inn Hotel at 227 West Brambleton Ave. Tuesday night. Norfolk Fire-Rescue units arrived at the hotel at 11:37 p.m. and found no visible fire or smoke from the exterior. The fire alarm was sounding and occupants were evacuating the hotel. Firefighters discovered smoke inside the laundry room from a charred linen cart. The sprinkler head inside the laundry room activated and contained […]

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    Man recovering after early morning shooting in Hampton

    A man was shot in the 100 block of Cameron Street around 1:40 am Tuesday morning, according to Hampton Police.

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    Portsmouth delivery driver robbed at gunpoint

    Portsmouth, Virginia – A woman working as a delivery driver for Chanello’s Pizza in Portsmouth was robbed at gunpoint Monday night, according to police. The woman was working at the Chanello’s Pizza in the 3200 block of High Street and was robbed outside of the store around 10:00pm. She was not injured. Police have not released a description of the suspect.  

  • Surveillance video shows police responding to Elizabeth River drowning

    Three Norfolk Police officers jumped into the Elizabeth River Sunday night in an attempt to rescue two men in distress, according to police.

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    One woman dead, two others critically injured in fiery head-on collision on Route 13

    One person is dead and two others are fighting for their lives after a head-on collision on Route 13 in Northampton County.

  • Hampton fire crews battle early morning house fire

    Hampton Fire crews worked for over an hour to put out a fire in a home at 16 Inglewood Drive early Wednesday morning.

  • Lake Smith drowning victim identified

    Virginia Beach, Va. – The body of an 81-year-old man was recovered from Lake Smith in the 5200 block of Northampton Boulevard Tuesday morning. Very close friends of Floyd Douglass White were there trying to come to grips with what happened at the lake they say they grew up fishing on. “I’m just still in shock right now.. I’m in shock” Anthony Boyd, a very close family friend, found it hard to look at the lake this morning. A man who he says he grew up […]


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