Police: Body found floating in James River
Henrico Fire Batallion Chief Henry Rosenbaum says fishermen came across the body floating in the river Friday afternoon.
Virginia postal worker steals mail from 180 victims on route, forges checks
A former postal carrier with the U.S. Postal Service in Richmond pleaded guilty yesterday to theft of mail. Wendy Lawrence, 40, stole mail, removing gift cards, checks and other items of value for her own use. Law enforcement recovered stolen mail from Lawrence’s residence belonging to more than 180 victims.
New Home Needed: Meet the Latest Adorable Dogs Up for Adoption in Ashland, VA
Interested in adopting a pet — or just looking at some adorable pets near you up for adoption? There are dozens of endearing pets up for adoption at animal shelters in and around ashland..
Henrico County Mar 01 Weekly Crime Report: 581 Incidents and 9 Crime Stories
Henrico County Mar 01 Weekly Crime Report: 581 Incidents and 9 Crime Stories. During the last week, Henrico County reported a total of 581 crime cases. The most frequent crime was classified as 'Other', accounting for 146 cases, closely followed by 'Suspicious Situation' with 142 cases, and 'Theft' with 135 cases. Arrests made up a significant portion of the total crime count, with 56 cases reported. Less frequent but still notable were cases of 'Trespass', 'Assault', and 'Vandalism', each with 29 incidents. The more severe crimes such as 'Burglary', 'Shooting', and 'Robbery' were less common, with 5, 3, and 2 cases respectively. The least frequent crimes were 'Hit & Run' and 'Arson', each with only 1 case reported. The data suggests a pressing need for measures to address the high occurrence of crimes classified as 'Other', 'Suspicious Situation', and 'Theft' in the place.
2 young sisters killed in Chesterfield crash
The crash happened on Old Wrexham Road early Friday morning, killing two young sisters, 5-year-old Ava Turner, and 9-year-old Ivey Birch.
Video shows chaos surrounding deadly Graduation Day shooting in Richmond
CBS 6 obtained video evidence, put together by the FBI, of the exact moments of the shooting that happened outside the Altria Theater, in Richmond, Virginia, on June 6, 2023.
Former Henrico youth baseball president sentenced to 20 years for embezzlement
The former president of Lakeside Youth Baseball League was sentenced to 20 years in prison for reported embezzlement from the team.
Crash on I-195 North in Richmond closed lanes, caused backups
A crash on Interstate Interstate 195 North in the City of Richmond shut down multiple lanes, causing traffic backups in the area.
3 Best Hole-in-the-Wall Richmond Burger Joints
Welcome to a delectable exploration of the 3 best hole-in-the-wall Richmond burger joints, where culinary delights await the adventurous palate. These hole-in-the-wall Richmond burger joints represent just a glimpse into the rich tapestry of hamburger culture thriving in Richmond, VA. Nestled in the nooks and crannies of the city, these...
Prison sentence for defrauding PPP, stealing money by altering checks
RICHMOND, Va. (CBS19 NEWS) -- A Richmond man is going to prison for defrauding a program that aimed to help small businesses and nonprofits during the COVID-19 pandemic. According to a release, 26-year-old Davon Hunter was sentenced to seven years in prison on Thursday for creating multiple schemes to defraud the Paycheck Protection Program and to steal funds through altered checks.
He was killed 25 years ago. Detectives say there's new information in his case.
The Navy veteran was beaten and beheaded 25 years ago. His body was found in the James River and his severed head on a Belle Isle footbridge.
🚧 Updated Traffic Alert: I-95 Southbound Closure Rescheduled in Richmond, VA
The time displayed is local to the original X account in Richmond, VA. Richmond area motorists are advised to plan ahead for the upcoming closure of I-95 Southbound leading to Exit 75 (I-64 Eastbound/3rd Street). The previously scheduled closures on Wednesday, March 6, and Thursday, March 7, from 10 p.m. to 6 a.m. have been revised. Due to anticipated inclement weather conditions, the closures will now occur on Tuesday, March 5, starting at 10 p.m. Drivers are encouraged to seek alternate routes or prepare for potential delays surrounding the closure. Stay informed on the latest traffic updates and plan your commute accordingly.
Bill would change how Virginia parents would be charged if their child obtains a firearm
On Wednesday, Feb. 28, the Richmond Police Department charged 59-year-old Cornelius Robinson of Richmond, a family member of an Oak Grove/Bellemeade Elementary School student who brought a loaded gun onto school property, with contributing to the delinquency of a minor.
Drier air moving in for the afternoon
The heavy rainfall from overnight and early this morning has shifted east of our area. Highs will be in the 50s and 60s today.
New FEMA Flood Hazard Maps Impacting 7,000 Henrico Residents: What You Need to Know
The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) has updated Henrico County’s flood hazard maps, affecting around 7,000 addresses. These new maps, already in use for regulatory purposes, will determine flood insurance requirements from April 25. The Department of Public Works will send letters to all affected addresses in early March, explaining the changes. The new maps, which replace those from 2007, use the latest technology to provide an updated picture of Henrico’s flood risk.
Richmond church buys bigger building, wraps up $2.7M renovation
After selling off a site it once eyed for its new home, a local church has made a move into bigger digs by way of renovating an existing house of worship.
Ashland's Seafood Scene: 3 Must-Visit Restaurants
In this article, we're exploring three top-notch seafood restaurants in Ashland. Have you had the pleasure of dining at any of these establishments? If yes, we'd love to hear about your experiences in the comments section below.
D’Angelo: The Neo Soul Influence of Richmond
From the soulful streets of Richmond to the global stage, D'Angelo's influence on the Neo Soul movement is truly undeniable.
State boys high school basketball semifinals recap
Three area high school boys basketball teams are moving on to Richmond next week to challenge for state titles.