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  • Man traveled from Maryland to have sex with 13-year-old girl in Suffolk

    20-year-old Devonta Day traveled four hours from Maryland to Suffolk. He told police he thought he was coming to visit an 18-year-old girl, according to court documents.

  • Residents enjoy calmer weather in Virginia Beach this week

    The sun is shining on Pinewood Drive, but this time last week, neighbors were coming out of their homes to take a look at the power lines, trees, and debris that covered the street.

  • Pierce’s Pitt BBQ ranked one of the best in the south

    BBQ — it’s a “personal thing,” according to JC Pierce, the owner of Pierce’s Pitt BBQ. “It’s just what you grew up with. Everyone thinks whatever they grew up going to their family is the best they ever had,” Pierce says. The barbecue sauce is what sets each region a part. In Williamsburg, Pierce’s sauce is what’s landing the restaurant on a USA TODAY list, calling them one of the best in the country. Pierce was there when his parents […]

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    Two girls rescued at Jamestown Ferry Pier

    James City Co., Va. – Two teen girls are now safe after getting caught in a current that swept them away while they were swimming in the James River, according to James City County Fire EMS officials. It happened on Wednesday, July 9 at 2:23 p.m. The James City County Fire Department responded to the report of two girls in the James River, holding onto a piling of the Jamestown Ferry Pier. The two girls reported they were not currently […]

  • Newport News hikes up fees for food trucks

    It's lunchtime outside the Newport News Shipyard, and that means the food trucks’ lines are long.

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    York County man faces new child sex abuse charges

    York County, Va. – A York County man who was charged with taking indecent liberties with a child in June has been charged with 10 additional child sex abuse counts. 56-year-old Thomas George Seifert initially faced four counts of taking indecent liberties with a child by a person in a custodial or supervisory relationship. The incidents allegedly occurred when the victim was 15 and ended when he turned 17. Seifert now has been charged with an additional 10 counts of Felony Child […]

  • Norfolk storm preps

    Norfolk crews pump storm drains to prepare for Tropical Storm Arthur

    Norfolk, Va. – The City of Norfolk is taking action ahead of the storm. Crews are using Vactor trucks to pump drains to prepare for Tropical Storm Arthur. Several crews are out today, clearing drains. Norfolk crews have been out all morning clearing storm drains and ditches to prevent flooding, according to Lori Crouch with the City of Norfolk. Crews will continue clearing drains throughout the week.

  • Seniors’ mailboxes destroyed by vandals in Suffolk neighborhood

    Eighty-year-old Joseph Goode sits in a rocking char, two days after getting his hip replaced. Typically in the afternoon, he’s driving eight miles to Franklin each day to pick up his mail. But today, his wife does the chore instead. “Every day. Every day I go to the post office. I`d rather be driving to the fishing pond to fish than to be going out to the mailbox,” Joseph tells NewsChannel 3. It’s a trip they’ve taken for years after […]

  • Man convicted of murdering wife, three kids says he did not get fair trial

    John Ragin walked into court smiling, prepared to argue that he didn’t have a fair trial.

  • Man dies after being pinned between two cars in crash at Virginia Beach/Norfolk line

    Norfolk, Va. - One man was killed and another seriously injured in a multi-vehicle crash that pinned a man between two cars on Wesleyan Drive near the Virginia Beach/Norfolk city line. The crash was reported at 9:26pm. Norfolk units responded to the scene first and took command, though Virginia Beach Police and Fire crews were also on scene. Police have identified the fatal crash victim as James A. Wilson of Chesapeake, Virginia. Next of kin was notified prior to the release […]

  • UPDATE: Virginia Beach mom sentenced to two years for sexually abusing young boys

    Crystal McBride, a Virginia Beach mother, will spend two years behind bars after having sexual relations with several 13-15 year old boys. She was also ordered to register as a sex offender.

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    People taking selfies, looting Moyock family’s home destroyed after lightning strike

    Tom and Tori Black, along with their 12-year-old daughter, live on Summit Farms Trail in Moyock. Their home was struck by lightning during the strong thunderstorms that hit the area on Thursday, June 19.