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  1. Police: Two arrested for Newport News shooting where stray bullet hit womanRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | WTKR-TV Norfolk

    The Newport News Police Department has arrested two men they believe are responsible for a shooting that left one woman with a gunshot wound. The two suspects arrested are 23-year-old Tyhem McCallum and 29-year-old Kwamaine Davis.

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  2. 18-year-old injured in Newport News shootingRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 17 | WTKR-TV Norfolk

    Around 10:03 p.m., police received several calls for shots fired in the area of the 2000 block of Jefferson Avenue. A citizen also requested medics for someone on the ground in the 2100 block of Terminal Avenue.

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  3. 16-year-old Newport News boy injured in shootingRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 16 | WTKR-TV Norfolk

    Officers arrived to find the 16-year-old Newport News boy suffering from a non-life-threatening gunshot wound.

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  4. Missing endangered person in Newport News has been locatedRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 15 | WTKR-TV Norfolk

    Basile is approximately 140 lbs, gray shoulder length hair with a gray beard and blue eyes. He was last seen wearing a red hat with a white color brim with the letters U.S.A in white, wearing a black and blue plaid flannel shirt with a pair of blue jeans.

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  5. Newport News Police K9 officer passes awayRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 15 | WTKR-TV Norfolk

    "Please keep MPO Ruhlen and the entire #NNPDK9Unit team in your thoughts. He will be incredibly missed by all who knew him," said the Newport News Police Department in its tweet on Klause's passing.

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  6. Police: Man wearing 'Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles' shirt robbed Newport News businessRead the original story

    Sunday Oct 14 | WTKR-TV Norfolk

    The Newport News Police Department is looking for the suspect who robbed a business in the 15000 block of Warwick Boulevard Sunday night. The suspect is described as a white man who was last seen wearing a graphic t-shirt with the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles on it.

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  7. Newport News woman charged with malicious wounding after stabbingRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Oct 14 | WTKR-TV Norfolk

    The Newport News Police Department arrested 51-year-old Bonita Lloyd after a stabbing incident at a residence on Crutchfield Drive. On September 30 at 10:20 p.m., police were dispatched to a residence in the no hundred block of Crutchfield Drive in reference to a stabbing.

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  8. "Break the Code." Event held to support Newport News crime solving effortsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Oct 13 | WTKR-TV Norfolk

    Police in Newport News held a community walk event to encourage those in the city to report crime and engage with the Newport News Police Department in a positive way. According to Newport News officials, the "Break the Code" Walk organized by The Catalyst Effect was a 2.9-mile walk that started at the intersection of Jefferson Ave. and Oyster Point Rd., and ended at Deer Park.

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  9. Newport News Emergency Communications hosts open house for potential applicantsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Oct 13 | WTKR-TV Norfolk

    The Newport News Police Department will host an open house from 10 a.m. to noon Saturday for anyone interested in a position at the Newport News Emergency Communications Division. During the open house, potential applicants will have the opportunity to learn more about what it takes to become a 911 dispatcher, the hiring process, the training process and the benefits of working for the City of Newport News.

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  10. Woman extricated from Newport News residence after tree traps her insideRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 12 | WTKR-TV Norfolk

    A woman is in the hospital after a tree fell onto a residence in the 100 block of Arcadia Drive. At 11:03 p.m. Thursday, the Newport News Fire Department responded to the residence where the woman was trapped.

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  11. Exploring the aches and pains that start at the feet on Coast LiveRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 4 | WTKR-TV Norfolk

    Foot pain can often lead to aches and pains in other parts of the body. We talk with folks from the Good Feet Store about the importance of arches and support for your feet.

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  12. Two big-winning lottery tickets purchased in Newport News, MidlothianRead the original story

    Thursday Oct 4 | WTKR-TV Norfolk

    Wednesday's Virginia Lottery drawing resulted in two big winners: a $150,000 Powerball ticket in Midlothian and a $1 million Bank a Million ticket in Newport News. According to the Virginia Lottery, the Bank a Million game's prize is calculated so that the winner receives $1 million after taxes have been withheld.

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  13. Newport News Police Department participating in National Coffee with a Cop DayRead the original story

    Tuesday Oct 2 | WTKR-TV Norfolk

    National Coffee with a Cop Day is a day for police departments around the country to host events, promote community engagement and connect with citizens. On October 3, Newport News Police Department will hold three different events, from 8 a.m. - 10 a.m. at the following locations: Officers will be on-hand to speak with citizens.

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  14. Farm Fresh returning to PortsmouthRead the original story

    Tuesday Oct 2 | WTKR-TV Norfolk

    The move to open the store on 4000 Victory Blvd. was announced by Farm Fresh's parent company SupreValu Inc. The company said local businessman Chris Lee has purchased the store. Lee also bought two other defunct Farm Fresh stores in Virginia Beach and Newport News earlier in 2018.

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  15. Newport News Shipbuilding recognized for workforce development effortsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 1 | WTKR-TV Norfolk

    The company was honored for its robust training and development programs, as well as its ongoing partnerships with community organizations to recruit, retain and train current and future generations of workers. Shipbuilding vice president of human resources and administration.

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  16. Newport News shooting leaves one with non-life-threatening injuriesRead the original story

    Sunday Sep 30 | WTKR-TV Norfolk

    The Newport News Police Department is investigating after a shooting in the 400 block of Turlington Road left one woman injured. At approximately 12:41 p.m. Sunday, officers were dispatched to the area in reference to a shooting.

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  17. Newport News man shot in the legRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Sep 29 | WTKR-TV Norfolk

    At approximately 4:00 p.m. on Saturday, Newport News officers responded to a local hospital in regards to a man who was shot in the leg. The Newport News man reported that he was walking near Hampton and Madison Avenue when he heard gunshots, then realized he was shot in the leg.

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  18. 26 Newport News public schools earn accreditationRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Sep 29 | WTKR-TV Norfolk

    Newport News public schools are making steady progress in accreditation. Twenty-six schools are accredited, five more than last year.

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  19. Newport News man found guilty of aggravated sexual battery against childRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Sep 29 | WTKR-TV Norfolk

    Newport News man Pernell Viney was found guilty of two counts of aggravated sexual battery against a victim under the age of 13. He was also charged with sodomy, object sexual penetration, two counts of sexual assault and indecent liberties with a child. Those charges were dismissed.

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  20. Local group accuses nursing center of neglecting and abusing patients in Newport NewsRead the original story

    Friday Sep 28 | WTKR-TV Norfolk

    Members of Dignity For the Aged held signs outside of the facility to raise awareness to the issue Friday afternoon. This is the group's third demonstration.

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