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Monday, Jul 8, 2019 at 07:01 PM EDT

Former Youth Minister Gets 3 Years for Behavior With Girl

Former Youth Minister Gets 3 Years for Behavior With Girl

A judge sentenced a former youth worship leader and music teacher at a Virginia church to three years in prison Monday.

Monday, Jul 8, 2019 at 08:52 AM EDT

Baby and 12-Year-Old Among 3 Killed in Spotsylvania Crash

Baby and 12-Year-Old Among 3 Killed in Spotsylvania Crash

State police say three people have died and four others were badly injured in a car crash in central Virginia.

Sunday, Jul 7, 2019 at 04:43 PM EDT

Elderly Woman Dies in Alexandria Apartment Fire

Elderly Woman Dies in Alexandria Apartment Fire

An elderly woman died Sunday in an apartment fire that was likely caused by improperly discarded smoking materials, fire officials in Alexandria, Virginia, say.

Sunday, Jul 7, 2019 at 10:28 AM EDT

Special Virginia Session on Guns Expected to Be Contentious

Special Virginia Session on Guns Expected to Be Contentious

Virginia lawmakers are set to assemble Tuesday for what will likely be a contentious legislative session on gun laws.

Friday, Jul 5, 2019 at 09:21 PM EDT

Virginia Man Charged With Involuntary Manslaughter in Crash

Virginia Man Charged With Involuntary Manslaughter in Crash

An Ashburn, Virginia, man was charged with involuntary manslaughter after a single-vehicle crash killed a passenger in his car Thursday night.

Friday, Jul 5, 2019 at 08:32 PM EDT

Car Removed From Huge Sinkhole in Virginia

Car Removed From Huge Sinkhole in Virginia

Rain caused a street to sink and swallow a car. It took almost a whole day to get the car out of the hole. News4's Aimee Cho reports.

Friday, Jul 5, 2019 at 12:32 PM EDT

Woman Charged After High-Speed Chase With Children in Car

Woman Charged After High-Speed Chase With Children in Car

A D.C. woman was charged after leading police on a high-speed chase while she had children in her car in Northern Virginia early Thursday, authorities said.

Thursday, Jul 4, 2019 at 10:05 PM EDT

Shootings in Fairfax County Raise Safety Concerns

Shootings in Fairfax County Raise Safety Concerns

Police in Fairfax County are investigating three shootings this week that may be related. Darcy Spencer reports they have residents scared.

Tuesday, Jul 2, 2019 at 11:32 PM EDT

3 Men Shot in Fairfax County

3 Men Shot in Fairfax County

Three men were shot in two separate locations in Fairfax County, police say. News4's Jackie Bensen reports.

Tuesday, Jul 2, 2019 at 02:42 PM EDT

Police: Robbery Attempt at Va. Mall Ends in Fatal Shooting

Police: Robbery Attempt at Va. Mall Ends in Fatal Shooting

A man who attempted an armed robbery of a motorist at a shopping mall garage in Northern Virginia has died after being shot in a struggle, police said.

Covering Northern Virginia
Meet News4's Northern Virginia Bureau. Bureau Chief Julie Carey has been covering Northern Virginia since joining News4 in 1992. Her reporting has taken her all over the Commonwealth, including Richmond where she has covered the governor, the general assembly, and every election since 1993. Follow Julie on Twitter.