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Man pulled from Petersburg pool after going under in deep end

PETERSBURG, Va. — Petersburg police were called to the swimming pool at Crater Square apartments, around 3:15 p.m. Monday.

A 33-year-old adult male was in the deep end when he went underwater, according to witnesses.  154 more words


Death investigation underway after man found dead in Petersburg home

PETERSBURG, Va. – Police have launched a death investigation after an elderly man was found dead inside a Petersburg home.

Police and forensics crews responded to a home near Grove Avenue and Johnson Alley Friday evening. 72 more words


Massive metal that hit tow truck on I-95 'sprayed glass everywhere'

PETERSBURG, Va. — A tow truck driver barely escaped a potentially deadly situation when a giant piece of metal crashed through his windshield along Interstate 95 Tuesday morning. 364 more words


Man arrested for allegedly exposing himself inside Old Navy store

COLONIAL HEIGHTS, Va. — Police have made an arrest after a man allegedly exposed himself inside a store in Colonial Heights in May.

Authorities said officers were called on Thursday, May 24 to the Old Navy store in the 700 block of Southpark Boulevard. 142 more words


Petersburg National Battlefield

The Siege of Petersburg, encompassing several battles and smaller actions, was fought between June 9, 1864 and March 25, 1865, around Petersburg, Virginia, between Confederate Gen. 464 more words


Cash and cigs: Man linked to multiple burglaries in Tri-Cities

TRI CITIES, Va. –The burglar has struck multiple times across Central Virginia, including three times in Colonial Heights, three times in Petersburg, once in Hopewell and sources said once in Chesterfield County. 311 more words


On the due date, Petersburg discovers some residents didn't get tax bills

PETERSBURG, Va.– Personal property taxes were due in Petersburg on June 11.

Residents in multiple neighborhoods supposedly never got the bills delivered to their mailboxes. 302 more words