Virginia State Police: Chilhowie Home DOUBLE HOMICIDE

VIA: Washington County, Virginia Sheriff Fred Newman confirming two people have been found murdered in a home.

Deputies responded just after 5:30 p.m. Tuesday afternoon to the home on Flatwood Acres Road near Chilhowie.

They are looking for a suspect and the Virginia State Police is assisting in the search and investigation, Newman told News 5.

No further details are available at this time.

Three Family Members Among Those Dead In VA Plane Crash

Three family members, including three teenagers, were are among those killed in a plane crash near Shannon Airport in Spotsylvania, Va.

Virginia State Police released the names of the six victims Saturday morning.

Spotsylvania Va plane crash

Pilot: William C. Hamerstadt, 64, of Carmel, Ind.
Passengers: Robert D. Ross, 73, of Louisville, Ky. (owner of the plane)
Lisa K. Borenstein, 52 Continue reading


The City of Fairfax mayor, Scott Silverthorne, has been arrested and accused of distributing meth in exchange for sex. The charges come following an undercover sting that targeted a website known for casual sex between consenting men.

Silverthorne, 50, was taken into custody Aug. 4 at a Crowne Plaza Hotel. Silverthorne is also substitute teacher who works with the Cub Scouts. Fairfax is known as an affluent Washington D.C. suburb. Silverthorne is in his third term as mayor.

Scott Silverthorne mayor farfax

Here’s what you need to know via heavy:

1. Silverthorne Offered Meth in Exchange For Group Sex With Men, Reports Say Continue reading

FAMILY: Help Us FIND NICOLE! Missing VA Woman Last Seen Wednesday

Fairfax, Va., police need your help locating Nicole (Clardy) Mittendorff, a missing 31-year-old woman from Woodbridge.

Mittendorff, 31, was reported missing on Friday and police say her car was found abandoned In a Shenandoah National Park parking lot. She has not contacted her family since Wednesday.

Nicole K. Mittendorff

Mittendorff’s 2009 Mini Cooper was found in a parking lot in Shenandoah National Park. She is described by police as a 5’6 white female, weighing 125 lbs. Continue reading

6 Shot Including 2 Cops At Richmond VA Greyhound Bus Station

At least six people were shot, including two Virginia State Police officers, after a suspect opened fire inside the Greyhound bus station in Richmond Virginia Thursday afternoon.

Richmond Police Chief Alfred Durham confirmed six people had been shot. He said two of the victims were in critical condition. The suspect, who has yet to be identified, was reportedly shot dead.

6 Shot Including 2 Cops At Richmond VA Greyhound Bus Station

Virginia State Police spokeswoman Corinne N. Geller earlier said two troopers were shot as well as a female civilian. State police were called to the shooting at the bus station in the 2910 N. Boulevard at 2:45 p.m. Multiple sources told WTVR CBS 6 Continue reading

Albemarle County Issues Statement On Jesse Matthew Indictment

A grand jury has indicted Jesse Matthew with the October 17, 2009 disappearance and death of Morgan Harrington.

Matthew is facing with first-degree murder and abduction with intent to defile. The maximum penalty for each offense is life in prison.


Here’s the news release from Albemarle County:

On September 11, 2015, an Albemarle County Grand Jury returned two Indictments against Jesse Leroy Matthew, Jr. Continue reading

Hannah Graham Suspect Connected To 2009 Disappearance Of Student

Jesse Matthew Jr., the man suspected of abducting 18-year-old Hannah Graham, was forensically linked to Virginia Tech student Morgan Harrington, 20, who disappeared in 2009.

Sources say forensic evidence belonging to Matthew matched forensic evidence collected during the Harrington investigation.


Virginia State Police confirmed the forensic link and released the following statement Monday: Continue reading