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Newport News man could face 70 years for drug crimes

NEWPORT NEWS, Va. (WAVY) — A Newport News man was convicted Wednesday of conspiring to distribute drugs in Hampton Roads for over a decade.

A federal jury convicted 34-year-old Kelvin “Doom” Brown of conspiracy to distribute cocaine and crack cocaine, two counts of possessing firearms in furtherance of a drug trafficking crime, and being a felon in possession of a firearm. 99 more words

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Detectives seek identity of would-be shoplifter

NEWPORT NEWS, Va. (WAVY) — Newport News detectives are trying to identify a would-be shoplifter after an incident Friday evening.

Around 5:30 p.m., the Asset Protection Officer at the Denbigh area Wal-Mart on Jefferson Avenue notified Newport News police that a man was observed on a security camera concealing items in a shopping cart. 114 more words

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New airline flying high out of Newport News

NEWPORT NEWS, Va. (WAVY) – Hampton Roads’ newest airline is really taking off. PEOPLExpress executives say business is so good, they’re adding more cities earlier than planned. 373 more words

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Man steals tip jar from Baskin Robbins

NEWPORT NEWS, Va. (WAVY) – Police in Newport News hope you can help them identify a couple wanted for a larceny at a Baskin Robbins. 71 more words

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Missing Hampton teenager Melissa Trull found, according to police - dailypress.com

A teen who was last seen Sunday in Hampton has been found, city police said Tuesday night.

Melissa Trull, 16, was found in Virginia Beach unharmed and is in her mother’s custody, Hampton police said in a tweet the FBI confirmed to them.


Sketch released of Newport News rape suspect

NEWPORT NEWS, Va. (WAVY) — A Special Victims Unit detective is asking for the public’s help identifying the suspect of a rape in Newport News. 225 more words

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Police searching for missing and endangered teen Melissa Trull in Hampton | WTKR.com

Hampton Police are looking for a 16-year-old girl who has been missing since Sunday, July 27th.
Police say Melissa Trull takes medication that is currently not with her and is believed to be endangered. 16 more words