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Chesterfield County News

4 escape house fire in Chesterfield

Four residents escaped a house fire unscathed early Monday in Chesterfield County.
Monday 01/16/2017
4 escape house fire in Chesterfield

Four residents escaped a house fire unscathed early Monday in Chesterfield County.

Sunday 01/15/2017
Pedestrian hit, critically injured along Midlothian Turnpike in Chesterfield

A pedestrian was critically injured after being struck by a vehicle in Chesterfield County on Saturday night.

Saturday 01/14/2017
Chesterfield retirement program in financial trouble

An employee retirement program in Chesterfield County schools is losing money, adding a significant wrinkle to the School Board’s upcoming budget discussions and shocking many teachers who were told the benefit was not in danger.

Thursday 01/12/2017
Unlicensed Chesterfield home day care provider charged in death of 3-month-old child

The state medical examiner's office determined the child died of "sudden, unexpected infant death associated with unsafe sleep environment," a spokeswoman said.

Speed limit to drop for section of Chester Road in Chesterfield

Drivers will have to slow down along a section of Chester Road in Chesterfield beginning next week, police said Thursday.

Wednesday 01/11/2017
Chesterfield elected leaders choose leaders for new year

For the first time since Chesterfield County was founded 268 years ago, two women will lead its Board of Supervisors.

Burglars steal $2,500 worth of cigarettes from Chesterfield tobacco shop

Two men broke into a Chesterfield County tobacco shop and stole more than $2,500 worth of cigarettes early Tuesday, police said.

Tuesday 01/10/2017
Ex-employee of Pence Nissan Kia Subaru in Midlothian charged with stealing $200K

A former bookkeeper for Pence Nissan Kia Subaru in Midlothian has been charged with embezzling $200,000 from the business over four years beginning in 2012.

Chesterfield School Board tightens school-transferring rules

As Chesterfield County school leaders grapple with overcrowding at some schools, the options for students who want to attend a school other than their neighborhood one just got slimmer.

Judge denies preliminary injunction request in Ricky Gray execution

A federal judge has refused to delay the Jan. 18 execution of Ricky Javon Gray for the New Year’s Day 2006 slayings of two young Richmond girls.

Monday 01/09/2017
Chesterfield school leaders to consider tightening school transfer rules

Chesterfield County students may soon have a harder time switching schools.

Richmond man charged with shooting, wounding man in Chesterfield

A Richmond man has been charged with shooting and wounding another man Monday morning during a fight in Chesterfield County.

Sunday 01/08/2017
UPDATE: Missing Chesterfield teen found in Midlothian

Update 12:15 p.m.: Chesterfield County police said Jacob Harris was located safe and uninjured in Midlothian.

Saturday 01/07/2017
State police car struck on I-95 in Chesterfield; trooper taken to hospital

A state trooper was injured Saturday when a pickup truck struck his police cruiser while it was stopped in the snow on the right shoulder of northbound Interstate 95 in Chesterfield County, according to Virginia State Police.

Operators of Chesterfield center for those in need at odds with community

Robert Crissman slept in his truck in a Walmart parking lot for much of the past year. Police shooed him away after noticing him at the Chesterfield County store during an unrelated arrest, forcing the 70-year-old Vietnam veteran to find a new pla...

Thursday 01/05/2017
Chesterfield police: Man who led officers on chase after shoplifting from Kroger had fake plates, no permanent address

The man who shoplifted from a Kroger grocery store in Chesterfield County on Wednesday and then led police on a low-speed chase, side-swiping a police cruiser, had fake license plates and no known permanent address, police said Thursday.

Charges filed against alleged organizer of Chesterfield 'mansion party' where 2 were killed

A man police identified as the organizer and promoter of a Chesterfield County “mansion party” at which two people were killed Sept. 4 is now facing charges both here and in California after he was wounded in a drug-related shootout in San Luis Ob...

Wednesday 01/04/2017
Police: Man arrested after shoplifting and leading officers on pursuit in Chesterfield

A man led police on a low-speed pursuit Wednesday after allegedly shoplifting from a Chesterfield County grocery store, according to police.

Tuesday 01/03/2017
Decision on delaying Ricky Gray's Jan. 18 execution to come no later than next week

A federal judge on Tuesday said he will decide within a week whether to delay Ricky Javon Gray’s scheduled Jan. 18 execution over concerns about drugs the state intends to use if Gray dies by injection.

Police: No injuries in 'fender bender' with Chesterfield school bus and SUV

Police said a Chesterfield County school bus driver was cited with failure to yield right of way after driving into an SUV on Tuesday evening in what authorities described as a “fender bender” with no injuries.

Wednesday 12/28/2016
Man charged with 3rd DUI, manslaughter in crash that killed Midlothian driver on Route 288

An Emporia man has been charged with manslaughter and his third offense of driving under the influence after a crash that killed another driver on state Route 288 in Chesterfield County early Tuesday.

Man shot in leg at Chesterfield apartment complex

A man is recovering after being shot in the leg Tuesday in Chesterfield County.

Tuesday 12/27/2016
Chesterfield man pleads guilty in assault on U.S. marshal

A Chesterfield County man pleaded guilty in court Tuesday to assaulting a federal officer and to firearm-related offenses stemming from a July incident in Richmond.

Midlothian man killed in crash on Route 288 in Chesterfield

A Midlothian man was killed early Tuesday in a two-vehicle crash on state Route 288 near Chester Road in Chesterfield County, state police said.

Masked men rob Chesterfield convenience store at gunpoint

Chesterfield police are looking for two men who robbed a convenience store at gunpoint Monday.

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