Police searching for bank robbery suspect
Police have obtained a warrant for and are looking for a woman in relation to the Jan. 5 robbery of the Wells Fargo bank branch at 5630 Hopkins Road. Just before 9:45 a.m. Jan. 5, a woman entered the bank and passed a note to a bank teller demanding... Read more

Recently deceased

Obituaries January 15, 2019 0

Averette, Mr. Rickie C., 65, of North Chesterfield, husband of Linda K. Averette. Billings, Mr. Douglas Delano, 80, of Chesterfield, husband of Evelyn Billings. Grubbs, Mrs. Linda Ward, 56, of Chesterfield, wife of Lonnie Grubbs. Massie, Mrs. Shirley Clayton, 94, of Chesterfield, wife of Jack Massie and widow of Linwood Clayton. Orange, Mr. Larry... Read more
Shooting suspect arrested
A woman is being held on multiple charges related to a Jan. 7 shooting when a man was shot in the 2100 block of Willis Road. Jazmine N. Kersey, 27, of no known address, was arrested and held on charges of malicious wounding, carjacking, use of a firearm in... Read more
Shooting suspect wanted

Shooting suspect wanted

Police January 15, 2019 0

Police are searching for a suspect in a shooting that occurred Dec. 12 outside a restaurant in the 1900 block of West Hundred Road. Police responded to an area hospital to investigate a shooting. A man reported that he had been shot by an unknown suspect at about 2:30... Read more
Man and son survive I-95 incident with tractor-trailer
CHESTER – At approximately 6:36 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 10, Virginia State Police responded to a two-vehicle crash on northbound Interstate 95 at the 67.2 mile marker north of Routes 150 and 895. According to Trooper D. Robinson’s preliminary investigation, a 2005 Freightliner tractor hauling a trailer full of wood... Read more

Recently deceased

Obituaries January 8, 2019 0

Brown, Mr. Michael K., 57, of Chesterfield. Brown, Mr. Timothy B., 72, of Chesterfield, husband of Mary Lou Brown. Dunfee, Mrs. Susan Ann Jensen, 67, of Chester, wife of Rick Dunfee. Earley, Mr. John R. Sr., 72, of Chesterfield, husband of Carol H. Earley. Farmer, Mrs. Peggy Ann Hodges, 77, of Chesterfield, widow of... Read more
Police investigating bank robbery
Chesterfield police are investigating a robbery of the Wells Fargo Bank at 5630 Hopkins Road. Police said a woman entered the bank just before 9:45 a.m. Saturday, Jan. 5, and provided a note to a bank teller demanding money. The woman obtained a small amount of money and fled... Read more

Recently deceased

Obituaries January 2, 2019

Cherry, Mrs. Constance Diane, 56, of Chester. Dunfee, Mrs. Susan Ann Jensen, 67, of Chester, a wife of Rick Dunfee. Freeburger, Mr. Barron Henry, 84, of Chester, widower of Helen Louise Tally Freeburger. Hamilton, Mr. Kenneth Lee Sr., 91, of North Chesterfield, a Navy veteran, husband of Kathleen Hamilton. Hammond, Mr. Joseph C., 56,... Read more

Recently deceased

Obituaries December 24, 2018

Brennan, Mr. David Eugene Sr., 69, of North Chesterfield, husband of Ann Marie Brennan. Coleman, Mr. James Melvin, 70, of Chesterfield. Craig, Mrs. Christine Carol, 70, of Chesterfield, wife of Douglas Craig. Creasy, Mrs. Doris Collins, 86, of North Chesterfield, wife of Audrian Belmont Creasy Jr. Howell, Mr. James P., 77, of North Chesterfield,... Read more
County not following court’s recommendation on cell phones: Two remedies already in place, officials say
A recent recommendation from the Virginia Supreme Court that would allow electronic devices in courthouses will not be followed in Chesterfield, but a couple of proactive steps have already been made, county officials said. In a press release dated Dec. 14, state Supreme Court Chief Justice Donald W. Lemons... Read more