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Recent Crime News
Friday Aug 28 | via Hampton Roads Daily Press
Three minors are accused of setting an Aug. 24 fire that destroyed two boats and scorched three others at First Colony Marina, said James City County fire officials, in a news release. Fire officials didn't name the James City County minors charged with arson. Comment?
Monday Aug 24 | via Hampton Roads Daily Press
A man is caught on a store surveillance camera after making purchases with credit cards stolen from a vehicle in York County. A man is caught on a store surveillance camera after making purchases with credit cards stolen from a vehicle in York County. Comment?
Friday Aug 21 | via Hampton Roads Daily Press
A man wanted for a midday robbery of a Williamsburg bank in July is the suspect in four other area bank robberies, police said. In a bulletin, Newport News Police said the man who robbed the Langley Federal Credit union is wanted in connection to four other bank robberies in the region, one in Hampton and three in Newport News. Comment?
Wednesday Aug 19 | via Hampton Roads Daily Press
On July 9, a masked man enters a Langely Federal Credit Union office in the 1200 block of Richmond Road in Williamsburg. A masked man enters a Langely Federal Credit Union office in the 1200 block of Richmond Road in Williamsburg. Comment?
Friday Aug 14 | via The Virginian-Pilot
The College of William & Mary said Friday it is scrubbing imagery of the Confederacy from its ceremonial silver mace and has removed a plaque honoring rebel soldiers from a prominent location in its iconic Wren Building. With those moves, the prestigious public college in Williamsburg joined other institutions that have decided to remove Confederate emblems - or scale back their display - following the massacre in June at a historic black church in Charleston, S.C. A white man was arrested in the church shootings and faces federal hate crime charges. Comment?
Friday Aug 14 | via WAVY-TV Portsmouth
Hee Yun Jeon, 28, has been charged in connection with an incident WAVY News reported in May. A woman said she was approached outside her home by Jeon, who was wearing a dog collar, fetish clothing and naked from the waist down. A warrant for Jeon's arrest comes two weeks after he was arrested in Williamsburg for a similar crime. Comment?
Tuesday Aug 4 | via Hampton Roads Daily Press
Robyn Pellei tried to corral her nine children as they buzzed around her with their finds from the National Night Out in Williamsburg. They had Frisbees, beach balls, pens, pencils, cupcakes and other things they handed to mom before running over to get their faces painted. Comment?
Monday Aug 3 | via WTVR Richmond
Two Richmond men and a Henrico woman were arrested for the abduction and robbery of a couple, police said. The trio abducted a man and his girlfriend from an apartment on Merrimac Trail in Williamsburg at about 5:15 Sunday morning, police said. Comment?
Monday Aug 3 | via WTKR-TV Norfolk
Williamsburg Police were called to the Wawa in the 800 block of Merrimac Trail around 5:15 p.m. in reference to the reported abduction and robbery. Officers located a man who told them he and his girlfriend had been abducted at gunpoint from their apartment in the 100 block of Merrimac Trail by two men and a woman. Comment?
Monday Aug 3 | via WAVY-TV Portsmouth
According to Major Greg Riley, the victims were at their apartment in the 100 block of Merrimac Trail early Sunday morning when two men and a woman abducted them at gunpoint. Major Riley said the male victim had just met the suspects at a nightclub and asked them for a ride home. Comment?
Monday Aug 3 | via WRIC-TV Richmond
Two men from Richmond and a woman from Henrico were arrested after a robbery and abduction in Williamsburg on Sunday evening. Police responded to a Wawa, located in the 800 block of Merrimac Trail, for a reported an abduction and robbery around 5:15 p.m. Sunday. Comment?
Monday Aug 3 | via The Virginian-Pilot
Three people were charged in the abduction and robbery of a man and woman Sunday morning in the Merrimac Trail area. Police were called about 5:15 a.m. to the Wawa in the 800 block of Merrimac Trail, police wrote in a news release. Comment?
Monday Aug 3 | via Hampton Roads Daily Press
Three people are in Virginia Peninsula Regional Jail this morning after police say they terrorized, abducted and robbed a James City County couple over the weekend. Derrick Antoine Smith, 34, and Tajaddin Ismael Fardan Daily, 31, both of Richmond, and Jameka L. Smith, 30, of Henrico, are charged with abduction, robbery, conspiracy to commit a felony and use of a firearm in commission of a felony. Comment?
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