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Jun 12, 2019

Fredericksburg's Slave Auction Block to be Removed

Fredericksburg's Slave Auction Block to be Removed

The Fredericksburg City Council voted 6-1 on Tuesday to remove the slave auction block located in downtown Fredericksburg and send it to a museum.

Jun 6, 2019

Man, Woman, Her Teen Son's Deaths All Homicides: Officials

Man, Woman, Her Teen Son's Deaths All Homicides: Officials

Three people found dead in a rural Virginia home last week all died from wounds to their necks that appeared to be from a sharp object, officials confirmed Thursday.

Jun 3, 2019

Cause of Death Released for 14-Year-Old and Mom Found Dead

Cause of Death Released for 14-Year-Old and Mom Found Dead

The cause of death for a Spotsylvania County mom and her 14-year-old son was released Monday, but information on the third victim's death has not been released yet, the chief medical examiner's office said.

May 31, 2019

14-Year-Old Among 3 Found Dead in Rural Virginia Home

14-Year-Old Among 3 Found Dead in Rural Virginia Home

The deaths of Michael Coleman, 39; Rachel Ozuna, 34, and Kyrrus Ozuna, 14, have been ruled homicides, authorities said Thursday.

May 29, 2019

Three Bodies, Including Teen, Found in Rural Virginia Home

Three Bodies, Including Teen, Found in Rural Virginia Home

Three people, including a 14-year-old, were discovered dead inside a home in rural Virginia on Wednesday morning, sheriff's deputies said.

Apr 19, 2019

Virginia Deputies Replace Man's Stolen Bike

Virginia Deputies Replace Man's Stolen Bike

When Spotsylvania County Sherrif's deputies first heard the story of Mark Cunningham they knew they had to help out.

Mar 9, 2019

Police Grapple with New Threat: Exposure to Illegal Drugs

Police Grapple with New Threat: Exposure to Illegal Drugs

When Fredericksburg Police Officer Jonathan Piersol and Detective Paul Chewning answered an emergency call from a motel, they expected the usual threats. But during that April 2018 response, the two didn't...

Jan 16, 2019

Virginia Food Bank Opens its Doors to Furloughed Federal Workers

Virginia Food Bank Opens its Doors to Furloughed Federal Workers

The Fredericksburg Regional Food Bank, a food distribution center in Stafford County, Virginia, has opened its doors for the first time as a direct food pick-up location for families affected by the partial...

Jan 5, 2019

Fredericksburg Dentist, 81, Combines Old and New Approaches

Fredericksburg Dentist, 81, Combines Old and New Approaches

"I've never reached the point that I said, 'This is it.' I like the feeling of coming to work," 81-year-old Fredericksburg, Virginia dentist John Willhide said. "I like to be productive, and I like to help...

Dec 15, 2018

Pilot Dies in Single-Engine Plane Crash in Virginia

Pilot Dies in Single-Engine Plane Crash in Virginia

Authorities say a Virginia man has died in the crash of a single-engine plane.

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.