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A bear takes a stroll through a Mechanicsville neighborhood

MECHANICSVILLE, Va. (WRIC) — One of our 8News viewers sent us pictures of a bear in her backyard.

Lisa Watkins snapped pictures of a black bear in her backyard on Travellers Way, not far from Mechanicsville Turnpike. 196 more words


He served four years in Iraq and returned with PTSD, now his therapy dog is missing

HANOVER COUNTY, Va. — As night fell on Country Quay Lane in Mechanicsville, retired Marine Sergeant Rodney Hatley asked a higher power for some earthly assistance while he called out for his missing therapy dog Jack. 406 more words


Man charged with obscene sexual display at Wendy's committed similar crime in Norfolk

HANOVER COUNTY, Va. — A Richmond man was arrested and charged with two counts of obscene sexual display after an incident inside a Wendy’s.

Hanover deputies were called to the Mechanicsville Turnpike fast food restaurant on Monday, May 9, to investigate the incident. 312 more words


Authorities in Hanover County nab serial burglar

HANOVER COUNTY, Va. (WRIC) — The Hanover County Sheriff’s Department has arrested a Richmond man in connection to multiple residential burglaries in Mechanicsville.

20-year-old Andrew E. 148 more words


Man arrested for breaking into Mechanicsville homes

HANOVER COUNTY, Va. — A Richmond man was arrested and charged in connection to four Mechanicsville home break-ins.

Andrew E. Labons, 20, was charged with four counts of breaking and entering, three counts of grand larceny, and one count of petit larceny. 149 more words


Man surprises girlfriend with proposal during local business meeting

MECHANICSVILLE, Va. — An all hands on deck meeting at Owens & Minor, a Virginia based healthcare logistics company, started like a normal Tuesday day at the office, until something very special happened. 167 more words


Visitation today for young man killed in Hanover County crash, Elliot Hinton

HANOVER COUNTY, Va. (WRIC) — Family and friends will pay their respects to today to one of the young men killed in a crash on Cold Harbor Road. 185 more words