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Recent articles by Jane:

Shooting reported at Tinee Giant location in Norfolk

WAVY News has confirmed Norfolk Police are investigating a shooting in the 2300 block of East Princess Anne. → Read More

Arrest made after 17-year-old shot on Riviera Dr. in Virginia Beach

A 21-year-old man is facing charges in connection with the shooting of a 17-year-old in Virginia Beach last month. → Read More

Employee at Williamsburg Premium Outlets facing charges in peeping tom incident

The suspect is an employee at the store where the alleged incident happened, police said. → Read More

Man who attacked woman, claimed God told him to do it, sentenced in Virginia Beach

A judge sentenced Christopher Michael Kelley on June 15 to 25 years in prison, with all but 11 years suspended. → Read More

Sentara hospitals update visitor and pre-op testing policies

Sentara will now allow non-COVID patients to have two visitors at its hospitals and emergency rooms in regions where the COVID-19 positivity rate remains below 5% for two consecutive weeks. → Read More

Suspect in Oceanfront shooting enters guilty plea nearly one year later

The suspect in a shooting at the Virginia Beach Oceanfront last June entered a guilty plea on three charges → Read More

CA: Officers justified in deadly Virginia Beach shooting in September

The officers who shot and killed a knife-wielding suspect in Virginia Beach last year will not face charges, following a ruling from the Commonwealth's Attorney's Office. → Read More

June 8 Virginia Primary Election Guide

Tuesday, June 8 is Primary Election Day in Virginia. Polls are open from 6 a.m. until 7 p.m. Here's a guide to what's on the ballot. → Read More

Virginia Beach massage parlor employee charged with prostitution

The Virginia Beach Police Department says it received several complaints about the employee at Golden Sunny Massage on Aragona Boulevard. → Read More

Suspect rams stolen vehicle through service bay door at Hampton dealership

The Hampton Police Division is seeking the public’s assistance in identifying the suspects in connection with a commercial burglary that occurred on May 26, 2021. → Read More

Firefighting robot used at Bay Disposal fire scene in Hampton

Crews arrived to find a heavy "deep seated" fire at the trash facility. It took firefighters several hours to extinguish it → Read More

Chesapeake pursuit ends with crash and arrest Monday morning

CHESAPEAKE, Va. (WAVY) – A North Carolina man is facing multiple charges following a a police pursuit that started in Chesapeake Monday morning. Police received a call just after 9 a.m. about someone making threats in the 200 block of Sign Pine Road. Officers learned this person was wanted out of Brunswick County for failure […] → Read More

Woman accused in Newport News baby abduction case found guilty on some charges

Tykirah Reid was found guilty of obstruction of justice and petit larceny charges in Chesterfield County General District Court Thursday. → Read More

‘We’re going to get it fixed’: Some Newport News veterans may receive a vehicle tax bill larger then it should be

NEWPORT NEWS, Va. (WAVY) — An important notice for disabled veterans in one Hampton Roads City: You may have received a tax bill that is larger than it should have been. Newport News city leaders say they are looking into an issue that is keeping disabled veterans from receiving tax reductions they have long been […] → Read More

Two people displaced after Thursday morning fire in Ocean View

Battalion Chief Stephanie Ramsey said they were notified of the fire off Warwick Avenue at 10:41 a.m. → Read More

ATV operator killed in York County accident

The York-Poquoson Sheriff's Office responded to a deadly accident involving an ATV Monday. → Read More

Person attempting to break into vehicles fires shot at homeowner in Yorktown

Deputies were dispatched to the 100 block of Paradise Point to investigate the report, but the suspect had already fled the area. → Read More

EXCLUSIVE: City video of Pasquotank County deputies arriving to serve warrant at Andrew Brown’s home

10 On Your Side obtained video exclusively on Tuesday, which shows Pasquotank County deputies arriving outside Andrew Brown Jr.’s home to serve a search warrant last week. → Read More

3 injured in James City County crash involving a school bus

Police and fire crews responded to the scene at Longhill Road and Burlington Lane around 6 a.m. → Read More

New ODU residence hall named after civil rights pioneer Hugo A. Owens

The doors at the Hugo A. Owens House on the Old Dominion University campus are now open. → Read More