A Spotsylvania deputy was indicted on a felony charge Thursday in connection with the shooting of county resident Isiah Brown earlier this year.
Suspect apprehended after brief foot chase Wednesday afternoon.
Police said the injuries do not appear to be life-threatening.
A divided three-judge panel of the 4th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals ruled in a Charlottesville case Tuesday that longstanding federal law banning licensed firearms dealers from selling handguns to 18, 19 and 20-year-olds is unconstitutional.
Trooper Timothy Jay Norman, 47, allegedly sold some of those firearms to 33-year-old felon Tommy Lee Hudson of Reidsville, someone Norman had known since they both graduated from basic law enforcement training in 2010, the DOJ said in court documents. Norman faces 10 years in prison if convicted.
The incident began in a parking lot on South Main Street.
A Spotsylvania County man pleaded guilty to federal charges Tuesday for heading a conspiracy in which numerous illegally purchased firearms were sold in Virginia and Maryland.
An AP investigation has found that at least 1,900 U.S. military firearms were lost or stolen during the 2010s, with some resurfacing in violent crimes.
Police are searching for 54-year-old Donzel Coles.
It would be understandable if some wished that we could return to stricter sequestration. Not only because we’d be safer from the risk of COVID, but because, especially at this time last year, several societal problems seemed blessedly diminished — including gun violence.
Former teller at URW Community Federal Credit Union was arrested in Durham, N.C.
The police officer who fatally shot a Black man during a traffic stop in a Minneapolis suburb apparently intended to fire a Taser, not a handg…
President Joe Biden announced a half-dozen executive actions Thursday aimed at addressing gun violence across the nation that he called an “epidemic and an international embarrassment."
Episode 11: Scott Rada and Richard Kyte talk about how their different life experiences frame how they each look at firearm safety. Later, they discuss a recent poll that shows most Americans no longer belong to a church.
Incident in Canton left U.S. marshal wounded.
The trial will continue at 9 a.m. Thursday.
Drug-trafficking investigation lasted for seven months.
A bill by state Sen. Creigh Deeds of Bath County would require background checks on people who want to rent a gun at a shooting range in Virginia.
The trial involving three people charged with shooting a man in his Collinsville apartment and attempting to rob him nearly fell apart in Henry County Circuit Court on Wednesday.
Joseph Lee Loftis is suspected of assaulting his girlfriend and holding her against her will, police report.