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80-year-old man charged with murdering neighbor in lawn dispute

SPOTSYLVANIA COUNTY, Va. — An 80-year-old Spotsylvania man is accused of murdering his neighbor in a fight over their lawn.

Larry Keith Johnston, 80, of Spotsylvania County, was arrested and charged with 1st Degree Murder and use of a firearm in the commission of a felony after Sunday’s shooting. 113 more words


Dogs on Duty: Spotsylvania K9 Dux doesn't let bullet wound stop him

SPOTSYLVANIA, Va. (WRIC) — Spotsylvania Sheriff’s Office K9 Dux leaps over each hurdle of the obstacle course with ease. Looking at the German Shepherd during this training exercise, it is hard to believe less than eight months ago he was recovering from emergency surgery. 250 more words


80-year-old man charged with shooting, killing neighbor in Spotsylvania County over dispute

SPOTSYLVANIA COUNTY, Va. (WRIC) — A Spotsylvania County man has been arrested and charged with 1st-degree murder after shooting his neighbor during a dispute over a land boundary line. 279 more words


Help find missing Spotsylvania teen

SPOTSYLVANIA COUNTY, Va. — The Spotsylvania Sheriff’s Office has asked for help finding a missing teenager.

Taitum Seay, 15, was last seen Wednesday night at her home in Spotsylvania. 63 more words


Boil advisory issued after water main break on Route 1 in Spotsylvania

SPOTSYLVANIA COUNTY, Va. — A major water main break disrupted service and prompted a boil advisory for customers from the Fredericksburg city line to Thornburg Friday morning. 224 more words


2 men charged with the murder of Spotsylvania woman in court

SPOTSYLVANIA COUNTY, Va. (WRIC) — The case against two men charged with killing a Spotsylvania woman back in December of 2015 is moving forward Tuesday. 105 more words


Retired Navy Captain charged with trying to solicit sex from minor

SPOTSYLVANIA COUNTY, Va. – A retired Navy Captain has been arrested and charged with attempting to solicit sex from a minor in Spotsylvania County.

The Spotsylvania Sheriff’s Office said their Child Exploitation Unit (CEU) began interacting Thad Dobbert, 49, of King George, Va., approximately two weeks ago. 186 more words