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  1. Suspects arrested for cashing $4,000 in bad checks, stealing vehiclesRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 24, 2018 | WTVR Richmond

    Two suspects have been arrested for cashing more than $4,000 in bad checks as well as multiple stealing vehicles. On July 23, Stafford deputies responded to a past occured fraud at a Kwik Mart in Garrisonville.


  2. Virginia woman arrested, accused of drunk driving into poolRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 21, 2018 | WTVR Richmond

    A Stafford County woman has been arrested after deputies say she was under in influence when she drove into a backyard pool. Deputies say on Friday, August 17, they responded to a home in the Embrey Mill neighborhood after reports that a vehicle drove into a backyard pool.


  3. Man - wanted for committing crime inside Target - kills himself in carRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 3, 2018 | WTVR Richmond

    The man wanted for robbing the CVS pharmacy inside a South Stafford Target store Thursday shot and killed himself in his car as sheriff's deputies moved in, law enforcement officials said. He was identified as 45-year-old Nathan Andrew Elliott, Stafford.


  4. Deputies: Heroin dealer arrested after long-term drug investigationRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 26, 2018 | WTVR Richmond

    An accused heroin dealer was arrested Saturday morning after a long-term drug investigation by the Special Investigations Unit of the Stafford County Sheriff's Office. Over the last several months, the unit have been investigating 30-year-old Michele Marie Deavers and her involvement in selling heroin and fentanyl in Stafford County.


  5. Deputies looking for 'armed and dangerous' shooting suspectsRead the original story

    Jul 6, 2018 | WTVR Richmond

    Deputies are looking for three 'armed and dangerous' suspects wanted in connection to a shooting in north Stafford County Thursday night. Following reports of shots fired in the area of Minuteman Circle, deputies responded to the scene to find shell casing, a knife, blood droplets and no victim.


  6. Heroin pulled from shoe of man who passed out inside WalmartRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 15, 2018 | WTVR Richmond

    When deputies arrived to the Village Parkway Walmart in Stafford, the afternoon of June 9, rescue crews were already helping 29-year-old Richard Carlton Garner, of Stafford. "[The deputy] saw in plain view several drug-related items," a Stafford County Sheriff's Office spokesperson said.


  7. Stafford man who fatally stabbed neighbor's dog will go to trialRead the original story

    May 16, 2018 | WTVR Richmond

    A Stafford County man who says he fatally stabbed a neighbor's dog in self-defense will go to trial. The incident occurred on May 1, when Richard Stephen Rowe walked with his dog along a sidewalk on Sanford Ferry Court.


  8. Man accused of stealing dealer tags from Stafford car dealershipRead the original story w/Photo

    May 4, 2018 | WTVR Richmond

    A Maryland man has been arrested after deputies say he stole two dealer tags from vehicles at a Stafford County car dealership. The incident occurred on May 3, when a deputy responded to a report of a stolen dealer tag in the parking lot of Manheim Auto Auction, located at 120 Auction Drive.


  9. Woman trying to catch her dog hit, killed on I-95Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 8, 2018 | WTVR Richmond

    State police said a 28-year-old woman was killed while trying to catch her dog on I-95 in Stafford County Saturday night. Virginia State Police spokesperson Corinne Geller said the incident happened just before 10 p.m. less than a mile from the exit for Route 627.


  10. Deputies search for endangered missing 89-year-old woman in StaffordRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 31, 2018 | WTVR Richmond

    Authorities are asking for the public's help to locate an endangered missing 89-year-old woman in Stafford County. Deputies said Kreissel, who is often seen walking along Colebrook Road, is wearing black shoes, black sweatpants and a blue fleece sweatshirt.


  11. 2 suspects, including juvenile, arrested for Stafford vehicle break-insRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 28, 2018 | WTVR Richmond

    Two suspects, including a juvenile, have been arrested in connection to a string of vehicle break-ins in Stafford County. The pair was apprehended by Stafford deputies early Sunday morning, March 25, after at least 10 vehicles were broken into, according to the sheriff's office.


  12. Stafford woman missing since Tuesday night may be wearing black bootsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 22, 2018 | WTVR Richmond

    Authorities are asking for the public's help to find a 31-year-old woman missing since Tuesday night in Stafford County. Officials said Gilmore was last seen in the area of Wind Ridge Drive at 11 p.m. on March 20. Gilmore is described as a white female, 5 feet 4 inches tall and weighing 115 pounds.


  13. Stafford man arrested after vehicle pursuit and foot chaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 12, 2018 | WTVR Richmond

    A Stafford County man has been arrested and charged after a traffic stop for reckless driving resulted in a vehicle pursuit and a foot chase. Deputies say the incident started Sunday, March 11, at approximately 4:57 p.m. That's when a deputy observed a vehicle, driven by 30-year-old Matthew Gregory Browning, repeatedly crossing the double yellow lines while traveling on Richards Ferry Road.


  14. 2 arrested on firearm charges in Stafford County road rage incidentRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 5, 2018 | WTVR Richmond

    Two men have been arrested for brandishing firearms during a road rage incident on Jefferson Davis Highway in Stafford County. Deputies say on Monday, March 5 at approximately 12:48 a.m., they responded to a road rage incident on southbound Jefferson Davis Highway.


  15. Spotsylvania and Stafford schools closed Friday due to a high windsaRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 1, 2018 | WTVR Richmond

    Spotsylvania schools said the high winds will make for dangerous bus travel, possible downed trees and power lines, and power outages. A significant and long-duration wind event is expected early Friday morning through Saturday.


  16. Virginia man arrested for $1,800 LEGO crimeRead the original story

    Feb 2, 2018 | WTVR Richmond

    The man, identified as 30-year-old Christopher Lee-Edward Taylor, of Stafford, is accused of ordering LEGOs through Walmart's website, then returning the boxes - without the LEGOs - for a refund. Taylor, according to investigators, returned $1,800 worth of LEGOs to the Garrisonville Road Walmart in Stafford.


  17. Man wanted in Richmond and Chesterfield arrested at Stafford traffic stopRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 1, 2018 | WTVR Richmond

    A man wanted on six felony charges out of Richmond and Chesterfield has been arrested after a traffic stop in Stafford County. A Stafford deputy initiated a traffic stop after observing a vehicle swerving on Interstate 95 north near mile marker 143.1. The 36-year-old was wanted on three felony charges out of Chesterfield, which include 2 counts of petit larceny and one count of conspiracy to commit grand larceny.


  18. Man jailed for making threats on VRE train, attacking officerRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 23, 2018 | WTVR Richmond

    Rafael Alejandro Abreu, 35, was booked in Rappahannock Regional Jail without bond Tuesday after a violent incident on a Virginia Railway Express commuter train, according to the Stafford County Sheriff's Office. "The incident began when the subject boarded the commuter train at the Fredericksburg Station and continued as the train traveled to Leeland Road Station.


  19. Police: Drunk driver hit detective's car; passenger arrested tooRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 8, 2018 | WTVR Richmond

    "A Detective was stopped at a red light at the intersection of Jefferson Davis Hwy and Lafeyette Blvd [on Friday, January 5]. Moments later the Detective felt the impact of a vehicle rear ending the county vehicle," a Spotsylvania Sheriff's Office spokesperson said.


  20. Dramatic dashcam video shows pursuit on I-95 that ended with shooting, crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 5, 2018 | WTVR Richmond

    Dramatic dashcam video shows the police chase on Interstate 95 that ended with a murder suspect shooting himself in the head. The video, released Friday by the Stafford County Sheriff Office, shows deputies and Virginia State Police Troopers pursuing 42-year-old Gregory Lee, who was a suspect in a domestic-related fatal shooting earlier that morning.


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