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Recent Crime News
Sunday Feb 22 | via Hampton Roads Daily Press
Heavy equipment works at the scene of a home that was burned down when a train derailment on Monday sent a tanker with crude oil into the Kanawha River, shooting fireballs into the sky and leaking oil into a Kanawha River tributary, near Mount Carbon, W.Va., on Wednesday, Feb. 18, 2015. After a train hauling North Dakota crude oil to the transfer station in Yorktown derailed and shot fireballs into the skies of Mount Carbon, W.Va., some York County supervisors want more regulations to protect citizens. Comment?
Friday Feb 20 | via SFGate
Sniper trial: The ex-Marine charged with shooting "American Sniper" author Chris Kyle and another man was not legally insane, a prosecution expert testified Friday. Eddie Ray Routh is charged with killing Kyle and his friend Chad Littlefield . Comment?
Tuesday Feb 17 | via WZVN-TV Fort Myers
A judge has denied a defense request for a mistrial in the case of a former Marine accused of killing "American Sniper" author Chris Kyle and Kyle's friend. A judge has denied a defense request for a mistrial in the case of a former Marine accused of killing "American Sniper" author Chris Kyle and Kyle's friend. Comment?
Wednesday Feb 4 | via The Virginian-Pilot
A second person has been charged in connection with the Jan. 27 death of Dylan Peters in the 200 block of Cattail Lane. Peters, 17, was found suffering gunshot wounds about 3:40 p.m. at the address in the Tabb area. Comment?
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