Posted on: January 18, 2017

Metro PCS Store Robber Sought

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On January 17, 2017 at 10:02 AM police responded to the Metro PCS store located at 5101-B Jefferson Avenue to calls of a robbery.

The clerk had just opened the store for business when an unknown black male entered the store. The man was about 6’0&quo...Read on...

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Posted on: January 5, 2017

01/12/2017 Daily Press - Weekly Wanted

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The Daily Press publishes a "Weekly Wanted" page in the paper that identifies suspects that are wanted by the Newport News and Hampton police departments.

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Posted on: January 10, 2017

Newport News Police Chief Starts Weekly Blog

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On Monday, January 9, Newport News Police Chief Richard Myers began posting a weekly blog concerning the Newport News Police Department and what is going on in the community. This blog will give the Chief a medium through which he can communicate directly...

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Posted on: January 4, 2017

Police Seek Suspect in 01/03/2016 Shooting

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On Tuesday, January 3, 2017, at approximately 12:46 PM, two men got into a fist fight outside the Bowie Market and Deli located at 633 Ivy Avenue.  

During the fight, another man entered the store, produced a handgun and shot one of the two men engage...

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Posted on: December 7, 2016

Multiple Suspects Sought In Cab Robbery

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On December 3, 2016 between 9:00 and 10:00 AM several unknown males approached and robbed a local taxi driver while the driver was waiting to pick up a fare in the 900 block of Taylor Ave. One man opened the driver’s side rear door pointing a gun. At the ...

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Posted on: November 29, 2016

1st Advantage Federal Credit Union 11/25/2016 Robbery

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On November 25, 2016, at 4:45 PM officers were dispatched to the 1st Advantage Federal Credit Union located at 12891 Jefferson Avenue, Newport News, in reference to a bank robbery. Bank employees advised an unknown woman entered the bank, approached a tel...

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Surveillance Video of the Female Suspect...
Posted on: November 18, 2016

Robbery Suspects Sought in Robbery from Person

On November 14, 2016 at 8:20 AM officers were dispatched to the 500 block of Bailey Court in reference to a robbery that occurred minutes prior. The victim, a 60 year-old Newport News man, advised he was leaving Dollar Tree at 455 Oriana Road on foot when...Read on...

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Posted on: November 14, 2016

Individual Sought for Embezzlement

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Warrants are on file for 21-year old Anthony Mervyn Saunders, Jr. who is charged with embezzling U.S. currency and merchandise from his former employer, the Family Dollar Store at 2313 Jefferson Avenue.

Mr. Saunders' last known address is the 1200 bloc...Read on...

Posted on: November 3, 2016

Police Seek Robber in 7-11 Robbery

On 11/02/2016 at 3:28 AM, police were dispatched to the 7-11 store located at Oyster Point Road and Jefferson Avenue in reference to a robbery. Store personnel advised that a thin-built, dark-skinned male wearing all black (black gloves, jacket, pants, sh...Read on...

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Posted on: September 17, 2014

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