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  1. Cousin comes across horrific wreck, finds officer trapped inside after collisionRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 21 | WTVR Richmond

    Two sheriff's deputies were listed in stable condition at VCU Medical Center Thursday morning, one day after they were involved in a horrific crash on Route 5, near Glebe Lane, in Charles City County. The deputies crashed into each other while in pursuit of a suspect Wednesday afternoon.


  2. Charles City Sheriff: Suspect caught after crash injures captain and investigatorRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 19 | NBC12

    A suspect is now in custody, after authorities say he ran from the scene of a crash with a Charles City Sheriff's Department captain and an investigator who were both pursuing him. The Charles City sheriff confirmed the suspect was caught Wednesday evening, hours after a crash on Route 5. It started as a traffic stop near The Glebe Lane and Route 5. State Police say a 2011 Dodge Charger, belonging to the Charles City County Sheriff's Office, was driving westbound with its siren blaring.


  3. Andrew Leroy WilliamsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 19 | NBC12

    ... is completed by Virginia State Police. State Police say that on Wednesday afternoon, two unmarked Charles City County Sheriff's vehicles collided on Route 5 while pursuing a suspect in an SUV. The SUV, allegedly driven by Williams, also crashed and ...


  4. How this farmer caught fleeing sex offender who was wearing only underwearRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 21 | WTVR Richmond

    ... according to law enforcement, is Andrew Leroy Williams . Williams is a convicted sex offender who fled Charles City County deputies during a traffic stop Tuesday afternoon on Route 5. While pursuing Williams, two sheriff's cruisers crashed into each ...


  5. Suspect captured on farm after Charles City deputies crash during high-speed chaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 20 | WTVR Richmond

    An hours-long manhunt connected to a high-speed chase that injured a Charles City County Sheriff's Office captain and detective Wednesday afternoon along Route 5 has ended. Virginia State Police Spokesperson Sgt.


  6. Pursuit ends in three-car crash; two deputies flown to hospitalRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 20 | Hampton Roads Daily Press

    Two Charles City County deputies were seriously hurt following a pursuit Wednesday afternoon that led to a five-hour hunt for driver, according to the Richmond Times-Dispatch. The incident started about 1:25 p.m. when a deputy tried to make a traffic stop on the car, Charles City County Sheriff Javier Smith told the newspaper.


  7. Mother's Day Facebook posts could reveal more information than you want out thereRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 9 | WTVR Richmond

    The Charles City County Sheriff's Office and the Crewe Police Department warned the public Saturday about Facebook posts going around in honor of Mother's Day. Participants have been putting their children's names, due dates, birth dates, time of birth, weight, etc., on their Facebook posts and police are warning that putting this information on your page could lead to child identity theft.


  8. William Henry HarrisonRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 2, 2015 | NNDB

    Born: 9-Feb - 1773 Birthplace: Berkeley, VA Died: 4-Apr - 1841 Location of death: Washington, DC Cause of death: Pneumonia Remains: Buried, Harrison Tomb, North Bend, OH The ninth President of the United States, William Henry Harrison was born at Berkeley, Charles City county, Virginia, on the 9th of February 1773, the third son of Benjamin Harrison His father was long prominent in Virginia politics, and became a member of the Virginia House of Burgesses in 1764, opposing Patrick Henry 's Stamp Act resolutions in the following year; he was a member of the Continental Congress in 1774-77, signing the Declaration of Independence and serving for a time as president of the Board of War; speaker of the Virginia House of Delegates in 1777-82; governor of Virginia in 1781-84; and in 1788 as a member of the Virginia Convention he actively opposed the ratification of the Federal Constitution by ... (more)


  9. Foursome busted at Henrico car wash injecting heroin in front of 4-year-old childRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 1, 2015 | WTVR Richmond

    ... narcotics and drove to the location to consume the contraband." Christopher Warfield Bullock, 32, of Charles City County, and Mindy Sue Johnson, 29, of Henrico, were both charged with possession of heroin, child endangerment and possession of drug ...


  10. 2 charged with capital murder in James City County slayingRead the original story

    Mar 26, 2015 | NBC29

    ... Cole was found in a vehicle shot multiple times. A third suspect, 22-year-old Wilbert McKenley Walker of Charles City County, was charged with second-degree murder on March 5.


  11. Three arrests made in JCC shootingRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 25, 2015 | WAVY-TV Portsmouth

    ... incident. One other man has already been charged in this homicide. Wilbert McKenley Walker, 22, of Charles City County was the first suspect arrested March 5 and is facing a second-degree murder charge. Martin and Walker are being held at Virginia ...


  12. JCC Police arrest two men in connection with November homicideRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 25, 2015 | Hampton Roads Daily Press

    ... at his home on Sidewinder Court. Martin and Smith were charged after Wilbert McKenley Walker, 22, of Charles City County was arrested on March 5th and charged with 2nd degree murder. On Nov. 7, 2014, Cole was shot to death in the area of Ironbound ...


  13. Tablet over toilet leads to Dollar General worker's arrestRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 25, 2015 | WTVR Richmond

    ... Dollar General employee. Investigators arrested the employee, 20-year-old Asante Robert Cotman, of Charles City County, and charged him with attempted unlawful filming of another without permission. There was no evidence that anyone was actually ...


  14. Formerly jailed Del. Morrissey will run for Virginia SenateRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 21, 2015 | The Washington Post

    ... has declined to say if the child is his. Voters in the district - which spans eastern Henrico County, Charles City County and a small part of Richmond - sent him back to the legislature as an independent in a January special election. Later in ...


  15. Former Richmond mayor who served prison time admits he's...Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 17, 2015 | WTVR Richmond

    ... Morrissey (I-74th) was re-elected to the seat, which covers parts of Richmond, Henrico County and Charles City County, during a special election in January. Morrissey was serving a jail sentence at the time after he entered an Alfred plea to ...


  16. Man charged in fatal James City County shootingRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 8, 2014 | The Virginian-Pilot

    Wilbert McKenley Walker of Charles City County was charged with second-degree murder, according to a news release from James City County police. On Nov. 7, shortly after 8 p.m., police were called to the 300 block of Carriage Road for a report of gunshots fired near Ironbound Square Park.


  17. Lamont Bagby plans to run for 74th House District seatRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 5, 2015 | WTVR Richmond

    ... he Norfolk State Board of Visitors. The 74th House District covers parts of Henrico County, Richmond and Charles City County. Morrissey has not yet announced whether he planned to seek re-election this fall.


  18. Hampton Roads is a hot spot for ocean acidificationRead the original story

    Mar 3, 2015 | Hampton Roads Daily Press

    Carbon dioxide from burning fossil fuels isn't just altering the atmosphere - it's also souring the seas, scientists say. And as the world's oceans turn more acidic, marine creatures such as oysters, clams, crabs and corals find it harder to grow shells or skeletons to survive in that environment.


  19. The Library Of Virginia honors African AmericansRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 18, 2015 | WTVR Richmond

    ... the Library of Virginia through March 2nd. And the honorees are: Lott Cary (ca. 1780-November 10, 1828), Charles City County, Baptist Minister and Settler of Liberia William Harvey Carney (February 29, 1840-December 9, 1908), Norfolk, Medal of Honor ...


  20. Breaking at 11pm: LIVE team coverage on wind damage, forecast and power outagesRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 14, 2015 | NBC12

    ... per hour, as the storm brought down trees from Hull Street Road in Chesterfield to neighborhoods across Charles City County.