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Former state senator's son involved in fatal shooting had criminal past, history of mental health issues

CAROLINE COUNTY, Va. — Todd Houck is the man police said led them on a chase Tuesday morning through Caroline County and into Spotsylvania before pulling out a gun and shooting himself in traffic. 358 more words

Crime And Justice

Interstate 95 north closed in Spotsylvania County

FREDERICKSBURG, Va. — Interstate 95 north is closed in Spotsylvania County for law enforcement activity near mile marker 124, just before exit 126/Spotsylvania County, according to VDOT. 123 more words


Virginia teen recovering after fighting off attacking Myrtle Beach shark

SPOTSYLVANIA COUNTY, Va. — The mother of a Virginia teenager attacked by a Bull shark while he surfed near Myrtle Beach, South Carolina found out this week her son would have to undergo surgery on a tendon in his hand. 492 more words


'When I die, I’ll stop,' says local hero who provides food, money, and clothes

SPOTSYLVANIA, Va. — Coin collecting is a hobby Jim Duffy has been enjoying since the 40s. The 77-year-old is always hunting for that elusive penny or dime, but it’s not the only thing he collects. 431 more words

Spotsylvania County

Convicted felon connected to Spotsylvania County convenience store shooting

SPOTSYLVANIA COUNTY, Va. (WRIC) — A convicted felon is behind bars tonight, charged with a horrific crime that shocked the Spotsylvania community and had convenience store workers on edge for more than a year. 326 more words


Convicted felon arrested for 2014 shooting that wounded Spotsylvania store clerk

SPOTSYLVANIA COUNTY, Va. – A convicted felon has been arrested in the 2014 shooting of a Spotsylvania store clerk, officials announced Friday morning.

Spotsylvania County Sheriff Roger Harris said 33-year-old Derek Ross Sprouse, of Spotsylvania, was arrested for shooting… 567 more words

Crime And Justice

Student, 15, arrested for killing 2 in shopping center brawl after graduation party

FREDERICKSBURG, Va. — A 15-year-old Spotsylvania boy was arrested and charged with two counts of first-degree murder in connection to a weekend stabbing at the Greenbrier Shopping… 296 more words