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  1. Roanoke Police Investigating Officer-Involved Shooting Following PartyRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 20 | WSET-TV Lynchburg

    UPDATE: Roanoke police have released the names of the officers involved in the incident over the weekend. They are Officer J.L. Haley, Officer C.L. Mullins, and Officer J.L. Smith.

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  2. Suspect Arrested After Tanglewood Mall Bomb ThreatsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 20 | WSET-TV Lynchburg

    An investigation into who called in the threat led to 18-year-old Richard Clay, who is from Rockford, Illinois. Anyone with additional information should call the Criminal Investigations Division of the Roanoke County Police at 540 777-8641, the Emergency Communication Center at 540 562 3265 or the Roanoke Valley Crime Line at 540 344 8500.

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  3. Police looking for Rodeway Inn homicide suspectRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 7 | WSET-TV Lynchburg

    According to Roanoke police, 26-year-old Dannel Daniels is being actively sought in connection with the Rodeway Inn homicide last month. On Monday, the Roanoke grand jury indicted Daniels for the first degree murder of Geoffrey Maina Ndwiga.

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  4. Rodeway Inn Homicide Victim IdentifiedRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 30, 2015 | WSET-TV Lynchburg

    According to police the victim in the Rodeway Inn homicide has been identified as 37-year-old Geoffrey Maina Ndwiga. ------ Update: The Roanoke Police Department says it's investigating the death of a man found at the Rodeway Inn as a homicide.

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  5. Body found at Rodeway InnRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 29, 2015 | WSET-TV Lynchburg

    Roanoke, VA - According to police, a body was found Monday morning at the Rodeway Inn in Roanoke.

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  6. Police: Man wanted for burglary, selling stolen tiresRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 23, 2015 | WSET-TV Lynchburg

    Roanoke, VA - Police in Roanoke have identified a suspect in a burglary at Magic City Ford on Williamson Road and are now asking for the public's help locating him. On June 17th, officers responded to a burglary call at Magic City and after inventory was taken, they found that multiple tires were missing.

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  7. Roanoke Fire-EMS: Crossroads Mall fire ruled accidentalRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 19, 2015 | WSET-TV Lynchburg

    UPDATE: The cause of Thursday night's fire at Crossroads Mall has been ruled as electrical and was accidental. ------- UPDATE: The Roanoke Valley Workforce Center, located at Crossroads Mall, will continue operations at an alternate location, beginning on Monday, June 22nd.

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  8. Charges filed against Fincastle man shot by policeRead the original story

    Jun 19, 2015 | WSET-TV Lynchburg

    Charges have been filed against a Fincastle man who was shot by a state trooper after a Memorial Day pursuit on Interstate 81. According to Virginia State Police, 25-year-old Justin Howard St. Clair was charged this week with three counts of reckless driving and one count each of eluding police, aggressive driving, and driving with a suspended license. St. Clair was released on bond Wednesday night.

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  9. Lawsuit: Justice companies never paid $2M due in coal dealRead the original story

    May 27, 2015 | WSET-TV Lynchburg

    In a complaint Tuesday in Beckley federal court, Pennsylvania resident Thomas K. Lampert sued Tams Management, Inc. in Beckley and Southern Coal Corporation, a Delaware company doing business in Roanoke, Virginia.

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  10. Woman Saves "Abandoned" Baby Deer With Help of Wildlife ExpertRead the original story w/Photo

    May 26, 2015 | WSET-TV Lynchburg

    Campbell Co., VA - Heather Smith's always been an animal lover, but her latest furry friend stands out from all the rest. Smith says she and her husband had seen a pregnant doe around their neighborhood over the last few weeks.

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  11. Roanoke shooting leaves one person deadRead the original story w/Photo

    May 18, 2015 | WSET-TV Lynchburg

    Roanoke, VA- Police in Roanoke are investigating a shooting that left one man dead. According to a press release, police were called to the 500 block of 36th Street Northwest around 3 a.m. Sunday There they found 24-year-old Andre Dequan Webb suffering from a gunshot wound.

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  12. Service Dog's First Walk To Help Iraq War Vet With PTSDRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 28, 2015 | WSET-TV Lynchburg

    Alexander Hernandez is an Army veteran, climbing the ranks as an E5 Sergeant before being medically discharged in 2009. He says he served two tours in Iraq.

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  13. Kroger Donates 700 Tons of Food to Food Banks in 6 StatesRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 7, 2015 | WSET-TV Lynchburg

    The Kroger Co. says its Mid-Atlantic Division stores donated 700 tons of perishable food to food banks in six states last year.

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  14. Woman accused of DUI pleads guiltyRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 3, 2015 | WSET-TV Lynchburg

    Update: A woman who already served time in prison for killing a road construction worker in a drunk driving crash pleaded guilty Friday morning to another DUI. Update: A woman accused of another DUI just six years after she killed someone in a drunk driving wreck waived her right to a preliminary hearing Friday.

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  15. US Forest Service Extends Comment Period on PipelineRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 1, 2015 | WSET-TV Lynchburg

    The U.S. Forest Service is again extending the public comment period on whether portions of the Jefferson National Forest can be surveyed for a possible pipeline route. A special use permit would be required before surveying could be done in the national forest for the proposed Mountain Valley Pipeline.

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  16. 1 Dead After Overnight Shooting In RoanokeRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 28, 2015 | WSET-TV Lynchburg

    Police say just before 3:30am, officers responded to a shots fired call at the Westwind Apartments in the 3000 block of Ordway Drive. According to officers, 2 people were found lying in the parking lot with apparent gunshot wounds.

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  17. One Dead, One Hospitalized in Roanoke CrashRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 9, 2015 | WSET-TV Lynchburg

    Update: Police in Roanoke have released the name of the woman that died in an early morning crash on Sunday. According to police, 32-year-old Carla Grace Semones was killed.

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  18. No relief from winter: Cold lingers over much of countryRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 18, 2015 | WSET-TV Lynchburg

    A winter storm blasted parts of the Mid-Atlantic and the Sou... . Jamie Treiver, left, Carrie Warner and Camdyn Lockley enjoy a sled ride at Jim Barnett Park, Tuesday, Feb. 17, 2015 in Winchester, Va.

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  19. For much of South, no relief from winter storm, cold spellRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 18, 2015 | WSET-TV Lynchburg

    A winter storm blasted parts of the Mid-Atlantic and the Sou... . Jamie Treiver, left, Carrie Warner and Camdyn Lockley enjoy a sled ride at Jim Barnett Park, Tuesday, Feb. 17, 2015 in Winchester, Va.

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  20. Bitter cold temperatures following the latest winter stormRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 18, 2015 | WSET-TV Lynchburg

    A winter storm blasted parts of the Mid-Atlantic and the Sou... . Jamie Treiver, left, Carrie Warner and Camdyn Lockley enjoy a sled ride at Jim Barnett Park, Tuesday, Feb. 17, 2015 in Winchester, Va.

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