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  • 5Th Home Invasion Robbery, Murder Suspect Arrested I...

    Jun 13, 2018 | via SFGate 

    A 20-year-old Virginia woman suspected of participating in two marijuana-related home invasion robberies, assaults and a murder in Sonoma County in February was arrested in Virginia on Monday, according to the Sonoma County Sheriff's Office. Amber Hembree, a resident of Richmond, Virginia also known as "Skittles," and four men are suspected of committing two home invasion robberies in Sonoma County on Feb. 8. The robberies occurred in the 1900 block of Fulton Road and the 3600 block of Melcon Lane, sheriff's Sgt.

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  • Fugitive gang member 'Skittles' found hiding in Ches...

    Jun 11, 2018 | via WRIC-TV Richmond 

    A gang member wanted for murder and multiple robberies in Sonoma County, California was found hiding in an attic on Monday after task force members raided a home in Chester, Virginia. Amber Hembree, also known as "Skittles," was detained in Virginia after fleeing arrest in California for allegedly being a part of a group of five Crip gang members who shot and killed a person during a series of home invasions in Santa Rosa, California in February.

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  • Ex-PTA leader for Matoaca Elementary School sentence...

    Jun 1, 2018 | via Powhatan Today 

    The former president of the Matoaca Elementary School PTA was sentenced Thursday to serve one month in jail after pleading guilty to stealing $7,400 from the organization over three months. In an agreement between the prosecution and defense, Christina Saunders, 33, pleaded guilty to 3rd offense petty larceny, a Class 6 felony, reduced from felony embezzlement.

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