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Spotsylvania welcomes Soapbox Derby racers May 20

SPOTSYLVANIA, Va. (WRIC) — The Soap Box Derby races into Spotsylvania Sunday, May 20, 2018, at Dominion Raceway and Entertainment, the first time the annual event will be held in the county. 421 more words


Spotsylvania man charged with multiple sex offenses involving two women

FREDERICKSBURG, Va. (WRIC) — The Fredericksburg Police Department arrested a man who they believe is responsible for two sex offenses that happened last year.

Jeffrey Clarence Johnson, 50, of Spotsylvania County, was arrested on March 9 on felony charges of abduction with intent to defile, armed burglary, forcible sodomy, and wearing a mask in public and two misdemeanor charges of indecent exposure. 193 more words


Teen killed in shootout with Spotsylvania Sheriff's Deputy

SPOTSYLVANIA COUNTY, Va. — A teenage suspect was killed in a shootout with a Spotsylvania Sheriff’s Deputy, Sheriff Roger Harris said during a Friday morning briefing. 824 more words


Social media threat targets Stafford, Spotsylvania middle schools

STAFFORD COUNTY, Va. — Deputies are investigating a threatening social media post aimed at two middle schools in Virginia Sunday.

T. Benton Gayle Middle School in Stafford County and Thornburg Middle School in Spotsylvania County both received threats, according to both county’s sheriff’s offices. 156 more words


Two arrested on drugs, weapons and child neglect charges

SPOTSYLVANIA COUNTY, Va. – Deputies have arrested two people on multiple drug and gun charges and removed a child, who was found in the presence of drugs, from a Spotsylvania home. 257 more words


Man accused of leading deputies on 10-mile pursuit

SPOTSYLVANIA COUNTY, Va. — A Spotsylvania County man has been arrested after he allegedly led deputies on a 10-mile pursuit throughout the county.

Deputies say the incident started on February 10, at approximately 11:30 p.m. 139 more words


Spotsylvania man arrested after 10-mile chase; marijuana, open liquor bottles found in vehicle

SPOTSYLVANIA COUNTY, Va. (WRIC) — A man is facing multiple charges after leading deputies on a 10-mile chase through rural Spotsylvania County over the weekend. 162 more words