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    Submerged SUV found near Miller Store Road in Norfolk

    Norfolk, Va. – An SUV is submerged in water near Norfolk International Airport, NewsChannel 3 has learned. Miller Store Road is blocked off to traffic. Police and fire crews have responded to the scene. The SUV is submerged into water near Miller Store Road. Police say diving crews went in to search the SUV, and nobody was inside. Crews are working to pull the vehicle from the water. Check back on WTKR.com for updates.

  • UPDATE: NSU officials meet to improve emergency procedures following BB gun incident

    UPDATE: Days after NewsChannel 3 aired a story about a student who says someone threw a bottle of urine at her and shot her with a BB gun, officials at Norfolk State University released yet another statement.  In the statement they say they’ve identified a need to improve campus emergency procedures. They are planning to train their 22 officers and they will hold information sessions to apprise students and staff members on how and when to use their new mobile […]

  • UPDATE: Man accused of killing Beach pharmacist expected to plead guilty to first-degree murder

    The man accused of killing a beloved Oceanfront pharmacist appeared in court Thursday.

  • UPDATE: Water main break closes two lanes westbound on Brambleton Avenue

    A water main breaks between Chapel Street and Tidewater Drive early Friday morning.

  • Ice and snow continue to cause danger in Virginia Beach

    Virginia Beach, Va. – The ice and snow are still making it dangerous out there for drivers. The big concern — re-freezing. A Virginia Beach city truck drives down an icy Monmouth Lane, but uses none of its sand or salt to treat the road. Unfortunately, it’s the main street that Wes Drumheller uses to get to Kempsville Rec Center. “They could put a man on the moon. It seems to me they can come up with some kind of idea to […]

  • Traffic light malfunction at Northampton Blvd. and Diamond Springs Road

    Virginia Beach, Va. – Traffic lights are not functioning properly at Northampton Blvd. and Diamond Springs Road, according to Virginia Beach Police Dispatch. The light will not turn from red, according to dispatch. Police are directing traffic. Check back on WTKR.com for updates.

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    Virginia Wesleyan fraternity suspended amid hazing accusations

    A fraternity at Virginia Wesleyan College was suspended indefinitely Thursday after an investigation.

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    UPDATE: Victim in Hampton moped crash identified

    Hampton, Va. – The driver of a moped has died as a result of a crash in the 1200 block of Todds Lane in Hampton, police say. The call came in at 6:24 a.m. on Thursday. A 1986 Chevy Blazer was headed westbound on Todds Lane. The man driving the SUV hit the moped while making a turn from Todds Lane onto Whealton Road. The moped was headed eastbound on Todds Lane at the time, police say. The driver of the […]

  • Report: Parents of six brothers accused of sexually abusing younger sister now back behind bars

    John Jackson and Nita Jackson, the parents of six men who were accused of sexually abusing their younger sister, are back behind bars.

  • Family of Kirk Cowart releases apology and appeal for better mental health care

    Virginia Beach, Va. – The family of the Virginia Beach man who took a hatchet into Salem High School and was arrested last week has issued an apology and an appeal. Kirk Cowart’s mental condition has now become the focus of how he got to where he is, what should happen next and the treatment he’s receiving in the meantime as he sits in the Virginia Beach Correctional Center. Cowart’s mother, sister and brother issued the following statement on Wednesday: “As […]

  • Caregiver accused of using couple’s credit card for bills, Zumba classes and concert tickets

    York County, Va. – Michele Conley didn’t give NewsChannel 3 a chance to ask her any questions as she ran right by our cameras with a scarf pulled over her head. She’s leaving court where the Commonwealth Attorney says she waived her right to a preliminary hearing. Court documents say she stole almost 14,000 from the 93 year old couple she was taking care of, Ruth and Edward Martin. The couple sat down with only NewsChannel 3 when Conley was […]

  • New details emerge in York County teen’s shooting death

    York County, Va. – Dylan Peters was shot and killed because he wouldn’t give over the “works,” meaning drugs. That’s what court papers are saying about the 17-year-old’s murder. Investigators refer to the accused teenage killer as “ET” in court documents. ET is charged with murder and Tevin Lambert was charged with conspiracy to commit robbery. Peters was shot several times through his front door. The sheriff says it was a drug deal. New court records show what exactly officials […]

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