From RTD Two people were robbed at gunpoint early today at a parking lot in Richmond’s Shockoe Bottom nightclub area. There were no shots fired and no injuries in the robbery, which occurred at 12:25 a.m. at an honor-pay parking lot in the 1500 block of East Cary Street that is used by patrons of [...]
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From NBC12 Richmond Police are investigating a shooting in Downtown Richmond early Sunday morning. A man was found shot several times in a parking lot near 2nd and Main streets around 3:12 a.m. Sunday. He was taken to VCU Medical Center with possibly life-threatening injuries. If you know anything that can help solve this case [...]
The second man (I assume) in the video above has been charged with felony assault on a police officer. Official RPD press release below. The Richmond Police Department today served a warrant on Jason M. Dotson, 22, Colonial Heights, for felony assault on a police officer. The arrest is the result of an incident between Dotson [...]
From RTD. Three masked men armed with a shotgun and a handgun robbed a woman late Thursday in the 2600 block of East Franklin Street. Richmond police said one suspect pushed the barrel of his shotgun into the woman’s torso, but the victim was not injured in the robbery, which was reported at 10:32 p.m. [...]
From RTD; No one was injured when a gun was fired inside a Shockoe Bottom nightclub early today. Police said the shooting occurred near the 2 a.m. closing time at the Canal Club, at South 17th and East Cary streets. One person was taken into custody. The club has a show every Sunday night featuring [...]
From RTD A Richmond judge today sentenced a young man to serve 20 years in prison for murdering a Petersburg man after a dispute outside a Shockoe Bottom nightclub more than 2 1/2 years ago.
Style Weekly reports on the friction between private developers and the city. While this discussion continues the destruction of a historic part of the canal is for the most part being swept under the carpet.
From RTD: Richmond police are investigating the discovery of a body along the James River on Thursday afternoon. Police said a city worker cleaning the area discovered a dead male about 4 p.m. in the parking lot of Ancarrow’s Landing, near the Slave Trail.
From RTD; A man escaped injury when he was robbed, abducted and carjacked in downtown Richmond on Wednesday night. Richmond police Capt. Michael Zohab said the victim was confronted at 9 p.m. in the 300 block of South Fourth Street, near the Downtown Expressway, by three black men between the ages of 20 and 25, including one [...]