Farmville Crime

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  • Accused DC Drug Kingpin Recaptured After Escape From...

    Friday Jul 27 | via NBC Washington 

    A Washington, D.C., man charged with major drug and gun offenses escaped from a high-security Virginia jail and eluded capture for days, the News4 I-Team learned. Demetrius Antonio Johnson, 37, is charged with distributing fentanyl, heroin and crack cocaine and faces a potential life sentence in prison.


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  • Man dies after 'brutal beating' in Farmville parking...

    Wednesday Jul 25 | via WTVR Richmond 

    Terry Edward Hearld, 62, of Farmville, died Friday at VCU Medical Center as a result of injuries he suffered during the July 16 assault, according to Farmville Police. "Farmville Police previously arrested Michael O. Mitchell, 34, of Farmville and charged him with Malicious Wounding, after finding Hearld lying in the parking lot of the Town Motel, brutally beaten," a Farmville Police spokesperson said.


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  • Assault in Farmville becomes homicide after death of...

    Monday Jul 23 | via Farmville Herald 

    Farmville Police Department reported in a Monday release that the investigation for the assault that took place Sunday, July 15 has now been classified as a homicide after the victim of the assault died of his injuries. Terry Edward Hearld, 62, of Farmville died Friday evening at MCV Medical Center due to injuries he sustained from the assault at the Town Motel, police reported.


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  • Assault leaves man critically injured

    Jul 17, 2018 | via Farmville Herald 

    A man brutally beaten in the parking lot of the Town Motel on West Third Street leads to an arrest after an investigation by Farmville Police Department. for service reported to be a victim of an apparent assault that was not breathing," a release from the department cited.


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