Brad Zinn, The News Leader

Brad Zinn

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Staunton, VA, United States

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Recent articles by Brad:

$1.8 million contract for confederate statue removals being eyed in Richmond

Augusta County prosecutor Tim Martin is probing the mayor of Richmond's handling of a $1.8 million contract to remove the city's confederate statues. → Read More

Woman still being sought in Draft shooting

A woman who allegedly opened fire on a vehicle last week remains at-large, the Augusta County Sheriff's Office is reporting. → Read More

Suspects jailed on Waynesboro child abuse charges

Two people facing child abuse charges in Waynesboro have been jailed, police said. → Read More

Victim has been released from hospital

A man wanted in a Greenville shooting that took place last week has turned himself in, the Augusta County Sheriff's Office said. → Read More

Death of inmate announced at Middle River Regional Jail

An inmate died Tuesday night at Middle River Regional Jail following an apparent hanging, a press release said. → Read More

Baseball bat injury reported outside of Staunton

A young boy was airlifted to the hospital Tuesday after being hit in the head with a baseball bat, according to the Swoope Volunteer Fire Company. → Read More

Suspect being held without bond at Middle River Regional Jail

A man was jailed on a felony charge Saturday for allegedly beating a Staunton woman after she answered a knock at her front door, police said. → Read More

Was man shot in Waynesboro or wasn't he?

A man was hospitalized early Saturday morning with a possible gunshot wound following a fight in Waynesboro, police said. → Read More

Draft woman wanted on felony charge

For the second time in a week, the Augusta County Sheriff's Office is seeking a shooting suspect. → Read More

1 dead, 1 seriously injured in Waynesboro fire

One dead, another seriously burned in Waynesboro blaze. → Read More

Victim showed up at Augusta Health, causing lockdown

The Augusta County Sheriff's Office is seeking a Waynesboro man who is suspected of shooting another man Tuesday night, a press release said. → Read More

Gunshot victim reportedly leads to lockdown at Augusta Health

Augusta Health was put on a lockdown Tuesday night after a gunshot victim reportedly showed up at the hospital. → Read More

Police said charges pending in fatal Staunton crash

Virginia State Police have identified a woman killed Sunday morning in a crash on the Staunton loop. → Read More

Suspect facing the possibility of a lengthy prison term

A 39-year-old man who wooed a Staunton teen and had sex with her while her parents weren't home was convicted Thursday on multiple felony charges. → Read More

Two eagles found shot in Highland County

Two bald eagles have recently been shot and killed in Highland County, and now Nuckols Gun Works in Staunton is offering a $1,000 reward. → Read More

Police continue to investigate after teen hit on bike

An Augusta County man and a teen are both facing charges following an altercation Monday afternoon in the middle of a Waynesboro street, police said. → Read More

Judges to decide when courthouse will open again

The Augusta County General District Courthouse on East Johnson Street has been temporarily closed for Thursday and Friday. → Read More

Stuarts Draft brothers held without bond

Two brothers were jailed without bond Monday after being charged with abduction after reportedly attacking a woman, according to the sheriff's office. → Read More

Staunton man accused of molesting teenage girl

The Augusta County Sheriff's Office arrested a man Thursday after he was accused of fondling a teenage girl the night before. → Read More

Area under a flash-flood watch

"Some spots may get as much as 5 inches and maybe even more than that," an Accuweather meteorologist said. → Read More