Wednesday, June 19 2013 12:52 PM EDT2013-06-19 16:52:59 GMT
RICHMOND, VA— The McGuire VA Medical Center is working to notify hundreds of patients after a recently hospitalized veteran tested positive for tuberculosis. As many as 500 patients may have been exposedMore >>
The McGuire VA Medical Center is working to notify hundreds of patients after a recently hospitalized veteran tested positive for tuberculosis.More >>
Wednesday, June 19 2013 12:51 PM EDT2013-06-19 16:51:09 GMT
RICHMOND, VA—A jury has been seated in the trial against a former Richmond Public Schools teacher's aide accused of child sex crimes. Alex Erby, 58, a former teacher's aide at GH Reid Elementary SchoolMore >>
A jury has been seated in the trial against a former Richmond Public Schools teacher's aide accused of child sex crimes.More >>
Wednesday, June 19 2013 12:15 PM EDT2013-06-19 16:15:03 GMT
HANOVER, VA—Police are asking for help to identify the man who robbed a Hanover County convenience store early Tuesday morning. It happened around 5:15 a.m. at a convenience store located in the 6500More >>
Police have arrested a man in connection with the early Tuesday morning robbery a Hanover County convenience store.More >>
Wednesday, June 19 2013 10:50 AM EDT2013-06-19 14:50:35 GMT
DINWIDDIE, Va. (AP) - A man accused of killing a Virginia State Police trooper is facing more charges. Russell E. Brown of Chesterfield had been charged with capital murder, attempted capital murderMore >>
A man accused of killing a Virginia State Police trooper is facing more charges. More >>
people were robbed at gunpoint on VCU's Monroe Park
campus just before midnight Wednesday.
It happened at the intersection of Hancock and Marshall Streets at
approximately 11:39 p.m. Wednesday.
Police say two people were walking on Marshall Street when three men approached
One of the three men displayed a silver handgun and demanded the victims get
on the ground, police said.
The suspects are then accused of pushing the victims to the ground before
robbing them and fleeing on foot.
Richmond Police and VCU Police were at the scene for several hours. Police
have located and charged two men in the case. Their names have not been released at this
Police are reminding people what to do if they find themselves in a similar
-In the event of an incident, the information you
provide police will help them identify the suspect(s). Focus on his or
her physical characteristics, i.e. clothing description, height and weight, and
last known direction of travel.
-Never try to apprehend the criminal yourself.
-When out walking, trust your instincts about a
person or situation and choose safety over courtesy.
-If you need help, look for an Emergency
Reporting Telephone. You automatically will be connected to University Police.
-Be aware of your surroundings. Do not let a cell
phone conversation or listening to music distract you when crossing the street
or in another situation that calls for your full attention.
- Avoid isolated areas and walking alone at night.
Consider use of the Ram Safe 828-7233(828-SAFE) during the hours of 5pm-8am.