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  1. Arrest in Missing UVA Student Has Va. Cops Checking Cold CasesRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | ABC News

    ... Virginia Tech student Morgan Dana Harrington, 20, of Roanoke County, Va., is shown. Now investigators in the Campbell County Sheriff's Office and the Montgomery County Sheriff's office are checking if two open murder cases have any connection to ...

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  2. Search Continues Along Rt. 20 for Hannah GrahamRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | WCAV

    ... link between 32-year-old Jesse Leroy "LJ" Matthew Jr., Hannah Graham and 20-year-old Morgan Harrington has Campbell County investigators looking into the 2009 murder of Cassandra Morton. Matthew is scheduled to appear in court Thursday, Oct. 2, for ...

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  3. Investigators want to know if Jesse Matthew is linked to more casesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 26 | CBS 3 Springfield

    ... samples and he wants to make sure Matthew doesn't have a connection to Alexis Murphy. Investigators in Campbell County want to question Jesse Matthew about the death of Cassandra Morton. She's a 23-year-old Lynchburg woman who went missing in 2009. ...

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  4. Virginia authorities check ties in unsolved casesRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | KION 46

    ... CNN affiliate WSLS reported in 2012, though officials attributed that to animals. A spokesman for the Campbell County Sheriff's Office said Morton was found under brush as if someone tried to hide the body. Campbell County Sheriff Steve Hutcherson ...

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  5. DNA links man to missing Virginia womanRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | WLWT-TV Cincinnati

    ... authorities said they are studying other unsolved homicide and missing person cases in Virginia: In Campbell County, the sheriff's office is investigating a possible link to the case of Cassandra Morton, whose body was found in a wooded area near ...

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  6. Abduction suspect Jesse Matthew investigated in 3rd caseRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | WUSA-TV Washington

    CAMPBELL COUNTY, Va. - Sheriff's investigators are working to determine whether Hannah Graham abduction suspect Jesse Matthew Jr. was involved Abduction suspect Jesse Matthew investigated in 3rd case CAMPBELL COUNTY, Va.

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  7. Other Localities Look Into Cases Following Matthew ArrestRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | WWWV-FM Charlottesville

    The arrest of Jesse Matthew has prompted other jurisdictions to look into unsolved cases. WDBJ in Roanoke says authorities are taking another look at a murder that happened in 2009 in Campbell County.

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  8. Jesse Matthew arrest prompts renewed look at 2009 Cassandra Morton murderRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | TBD.com

    The Campbell County Sheriff's office said Tuesday it is investigating a possible link between Jesse Matthew Jr. and Cassandra Morton. Morton disappeared in October, 2009. 1 comment

  9. The body of Cassandra Morton, 23, was found on Candlers Mountain.Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | WTVR Richmond

    Sheriff's investigators are working to determine whether Hannah Graham abduction suspect Jesse Matthew Jr. was involved in the 2009 murder of a Campbell County woman. The body of Cassandra Morton, 23, was found in November 2009 on Candlers Mountain in Lynchburg.

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  10. Freedom Aviation A Stop For Pilots N Paws TransferRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Sep 27 | WSET-TV Lynchburg

    ... to transfer onto another plane. This trip literally saved their lives. Freedom Aviation worked with the Campbell County Humane Society and agreed to be the transfer stop where the animals would switch private planes and volunteer pilots. Those ...

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  11. Halifax County school officials point to improvements with graduation rateRead the original story

    Monday Sep 22 | SoVaNow.com

    ... had one of the lowest graduation rates in the state: 75.6 percent. Charlotte County's rate was 90.4 percent; Campbell County, 86.9 percent; and Pittsylvania County, 90.3 percent. Statewide, 89.9 percent of students in the 2014 four-year cohort ...

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  12. Consignment Shop Owner Denied Bond As More Charges Pile UpRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 22 | WSET-TV Lynchburg

    ... say Hyatt stole more than a hundred thousand dollars worth of jewelry, hand bags, and firearms in Lynchburg. Campbell County says just the two home break-ins she's been charged with there, have left a 35 thousand dollar price tag. Investigator Tracy ...

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  13. More Charges For Consignment Shop OwnerRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 19 | WSET-TV Lynchburg

    Friday she appeared in Lynchburg court for a bond hearing. In court Friday Deputy Commonwealth's Attorney Chuck Felmlee says Hyatt is now facing charges in Campbell County.

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  14. Police: Additional Charges for Woman Charged in Lynchburg BurglariesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 18 | WSET-TV Lynchburg

    ... in connection to four robberies in the 5100 block of Boonsboro Road. Wednesday we learned Appomattox and Campbell County investigators have been watching her as well. According to Appomattox County Sheriff Berry Letterman, and Major L.T. Guthrie ...

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  15. Woman Charged in Lynchburg Burglaries is a Suspect in More BurglariesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 17 | WSET-TV Lynchburg

    ... in connection to four robberies in the 5100 block of Boonsboro Road. Wednesday we learned Appomattox and Campbell County investigators have been watching her as well. According to Appomattox County Sheriff Berry Letterman, and Major L.T. Guthrie ...

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  16. Sheriff's Office Responds to Bomb Threat at Brookville HighRead the original story w/Photo

    May 31, 2013 | WSET-TV Lynchburg

    Campbell Co., VA - The Campbell County Sheriff's Office confirms that Brookville High School has been evacuated why they investigate a bomb threat. Sheriff Steve Hutcherson tells us the threat was scrawled on a wall, and they have to take every threat seriously.

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  17. Campbell Co. Animal Control Offers $5 Rabies ShotsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 9 | WSET-TV Lynchburg

    Campbell County Animal Care and Control is offering a drive-through rabies vaccination clinic on Saturday, September 20, 2014, from 8:00 a.m. until 10:00 a.m. in the town of Brookneal at Dodd's Farm Supply . Service lines will form in the large parking lot, south of the farm supply building.

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  18. Two Women Face Charges Connected to Assault of Campbell County School Bus DriverRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 4 | WSET-TV Lynchburg

    Two women are facing charges connected to the assault of a Campbell County school bus driver. According to the Sheriff's Office, deputies were called to an intersection about 7:30 Wednesday morning in the town of Brookneal.

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  19. Extra Officers Out For Start Of Labor Day WeekendRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 29, 2014 | WSET-TV Lynchburg

    ... to properly secure their kids and 120 drunk drivers. But it goes beyond the numbers, Lynchburg police and Campbell County sheriff's both say they are worried about distracted drivers. Not just texting or talking on the phone, but those who are ...

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  20. Police: Two Timberlake Area Stores Robbed OvernightRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 27, 2014 | WSET-TV Lynchburg

    The Campbell County Sheriff's Office says a man wearing a mask came into the store around 1:30 Wednesday morning with a gun and got away with some money and items.

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