Cameron Thompson, WTVR CBS 6 Richmond

Cameron Thompson

WTVR CBS 6 Richmond

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Recent articles by Cameron:

Teenage driver now charged in crash that killed Henrico Police Officer Trey Sutton

Jeffrey Adam Lankford, 18, was indicted on a charge of felony involuntary manslaughter, and misdemeanor reckless driving. → Read More

This sea of white crosses serves as a grim reminder of record-breaking overdoses: 'It's life and death'

In both the United States and Virginia, there was a record number of overdose deaths in 2021, driven largely by fentanyl. → Read More

Over 21,000 Virginians have died from COVID. This woman plans to build a memorial to honor them.

Dr. Arlene Simmons said the idea will be to have memorial walls and gardens throughout the property with names of those who have died. → Read More

This is why certain parts of Richmond are hotter than others

As a heat wave smothers Richmond, some parts of the city are feeling the impacts of it more than others. → Read More

Babymooning Virginia couple airlifted from flooded Yellowstone National Park

"We're just thinking about people who are still there with families and medical emergencies." → Read More

Not money, but safety: Why Chesterfield Police are focusing on dangerous drivers

Chesterfield Police have increased patrols and focus on Hull Street Road this week. Officers said they were writing tickets not to generate revenue, but to get drivers to slow down and be respectful on the road. → Read More

If you don't get your REAL ID this year, you may not be able to fly next year

The REAL ID requirement, delayed several times by the pandemic, will officially go into effect in May 2023. → Read More

Shots fired at deputies, overnight search leads to Amelia man's arrest

A 21-year-old Amelia County man was taken into custody Tuesday morning after a search that spanned several Virginia counties. → Read More

Why more tourists will likely visit Central Virginia this summer: 'Perfect destination for tank of gas'

Despite increasing inflation and high gas prices, travel experts in the Richmond area expect a busy summer travel season and the region's tourism organization is hoping to attract out of town visitors with a new ad campaign. → Read More

Buz and Ned's reopens Henrico dining room 770 days after Virginia restaurant shutdown

Buz and Ned's Real Barbecue is located at 8205 West Broad Street in Henrico County. → Read More

Richmond rehab workers praised 2 years after treating 1st COVID patient

A thank you tour rolled into Richmond to express appreciation for the job done by healthcare workers over the two-plus years of the coronavirus pandemic. → Read More

Richmond and Henrico communities remember two students lost to gun violence

Four teenagers were shot, two killed, in metro-Richmond over the weekend. → Read More

Virginia woman calls Emmett Till Antilynching Act 'critical to racial healing'

When President Joe Biden signed legislation that made lynching a federal hate crime last week, it was a "remarkable" moment for Kimberly Wilson. → Read More

Youngkin on General Assembly special session: 'Get to work'

Virginia Gov. Glenn Youngkin’s gas tax holiday plan will be a central feature when the General Assembly reconvenes for a special session Monday. → Read More

Henrico Police mourn together, support each other after Officer Trey Sutton's death

For Henrico Police Officer Matthew Cayne, Sutton's death was about more than just losing a fellow police officer. Cayne considered Sutton his best friend. → Read More

Her grandmother served in a historic WWII unit. She feels 'just joy' about Congressional honor

A descendant of one of the women who served in a historic World War II unit is thrilled the battalion will soon receive the Congressional Gold Medal. → Read More

This Richmond dancer's video went viral. What happened next was 'pretty surreal,' she says.

Morgan Bullock's routine to a Megan Thee Stallion song that went viral in 2020 has led to a lot of opportunities. → Read More

Man killed picking up car in Richmond

Police were called to the area at about 11:54 a.m. There they found the gunshot victim. → Read More

Neighbors return home after West End home 'stabilized,' several 'hazardous' items seized

Police said an incident at a home involving "potentially hazardous materials" was "stabilized" Friday afternoon and that evacuated neighbors could return to their homes. → Read More

Cyclist searching for driver who hit him: 'I could be dead'

A biker is searching for the driver who sped away after hitting him and seriously injuring him. → Read More