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Shooting Investigation: 1300 Block of West Queen Street

The Hampton Police Division is seeking the public’s assistance in identifying the suspect(s) in connection with a shooting that occurred on June 16, 2021. At approximately 12:23 a.m., Public Safety Communications received a call in reference to a shooting that just occurred in the 1300 block of West Queen Street. Upon arrival, officers located a 34-year-old male victim who had been struck by gunfire. He was transported to a local hospital with non-life-threatening injuries.
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Gloucester Point, VAwydaily.com

Plane Goes Down In York River

GLOUCESTER POINT — A pilot and unknown number of passengers were rescued this afternoon after a plane went down in the York River. A single-engine plane went down in the York River on Monday, June 14 near Gloucester Point, an Coast Guard official with 5th District Public Affairs Office said.
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Virginia StateNBC12

Cannonball discovered at Virginia construction site

HAMPTON, Va. (WWBT) - A cannonball was found during a major construction project in Virginia. Virginia State Police said the cannonball was found on Monday at the Hampton Roads Bridge-Tunnel construction site. The Hampton Fire Department and the Explosive Ordnance Disposal Team from Joint Base Langley-Eustis took a look at...
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DMV sticking with appointment-only services

VIRGINIA BEACH, Va. — Frustrations at the Department of Motor Vehicles. More than a year into the pandemic people are still waiting months for an appointment or driving hours to a location that is not close to their home. For Karen Escalante, a trip to the DMV wasn’t just around...
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Chesapeake council approves massive 900-acre solar project

Chesapeake City Council members gave the thumbs up Tuesday night to the world’s largest producer of wind and solar energy to build a 900-acre solar farm in the city’s southern end. The so-called Chesapeake Solar Project is the fourth such project approved by council members in recent years. It’s located along Shillelagh Road. The solar farm is roughly the same size as all three the city has ...
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Missing Norfolk man believed to be endangered

NORFOLK, Va. — A 23-year-old Norfolk man was last seen in the early hours of Tuesday morning, and police think he might be in danger. The Norfolk Police Department is looking for Joseph Tilden. He was last seen at 2:30 a.m. in the 3400 block of Verdun Avenue. That's in the Fairmont Park area of Norfolk.
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Police looking for missing 23-year-old man last seen in Norfolk

Police are looking for a 23-year-old man who was last seen Tuesday in Norfolk. Joseph C. Tilden is about 5-foot-8 and 150 pounds, police said in a news release. Tilden was last seen around 2:30 a.m. in the 3400 block of Verdun Avenue, off Chesapeake Boulevard. Police believe he could be in danger due to a history of dealing with mental health issues. Anyone with information can call ...
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State police investigate overnight shooting on I-64

Virginia State Police are investigating a shooting that occurred Monday night in Norfolk on Interstate 64 near the 15th View ramp. Officials said the incident took place around 11:10 p.m. when a four-door vehicle with Virginia registration fired a number of rounds at a 2013 Chevrolet. The suspects were driving a black Nissan, according to police. The driver was a woman and her passenger was a ...
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Chesapeake schools won’t require masks — unless state does — after board’s near-unanimous vote

Chesapeake’s School Board wants to make mask-wearing optional for students and teachers. The decision’s not solely theirs to make — and their vote could end up being largely symbolic — but makes the district the only one locally to say it won’t require masks unless the state does. School Board member Christie New Craig, who has regularly forgone mask-wearing and falsely called masks ...
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Sentara updates visitor, masking policy

NORFOLK, Va. (CBS19 NEWS) -- Sentara Healthcare, which operates Sentara Martha Jefferson Hospital, has updated its visitor and masking policy. On its website, Sentara says non-COVID patients inside its hospitals and emergency rooms are allowed two visitors if the positivity rate in that area is below five percent for two consecutive weeks.
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“It’s the bombdiggity right here.” A new skate park opens Wednesday in Virginia Beach and skaters are stoked.

Tripp Boyce dropped into the quarter pipe at the new Woodstock Skate Park and looped around the street obstacles Tuesday morning, running his hand across a long, shiny black rail. “Imagine grinding this whole thing,” Boyce, 10, said to his friend, Carson Maloney, 9, who was following close behind him. “That would be sick,” Maloney said. The boys were among a small group of skaters who were ...
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Norfolk health department issues swim advisory for North Community Beach

The Norfolk Department of Public Health is warning beachgoers to stay out of the water at North Community Beach after routine water testing uncovered levels of bacteria exceeding state water quality standards Tuesday. Signs posted at at the site, located in Ocean View, warn the public of the swimming advisory. Storm water runoff from heavy rains often causes elevated levels of enterococci ...