Three arrested following Route 150 shooting that injured man
Police arrested three suspects in relation to a shooting that occurred on Chippenham Parkway (Route 150) at about 2:40 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 7. In a press release, police said a tractor-trailer had just merged onto Chippenham Parkway north when its driver heard a gunshot. The driver realized he had... Read more
ALLEN, Peggy Prince, of South Chesterfield, 76, wife of Claude Davis Allen. AKERY, Melton, 86, of Chesterfield. BAYLESS, Susan Mary, 73, of Chesterfield BERRY, Janet Jones, 78, of South Chesterfield, wife of Richard C. Berry IV. BURCH, Odell Roosevelt, 92, of Chesterfield. CASTELOW, Blanche, 84, of Chesterfield, widow of Jimmy Castelow. FEGGINS, Roosevelt G. Jr., 67,... Read more
Chesterfield County Police continue to investigate a woman’s death. Just before 8 a.m. Tuesday, Aug. 27, police were called to the area of Kingsland Glen Drive for a report of a suspicious situation. Upon arrival, officers located a body that had been burned. Through investigation, detectives identified the remains... Read more
The driver of a vehicle involved in a fatal crash that occurred at the intersection of East Hundred Road and Meadowville Road on March 19 was recently charged with involuntary manslaughter. Police said a Mazda Protege was traveling east on East Hundred Road when it began to turn left... Read more
Robertson convicted of $10M fraud
A former L.C. Bird football player was convicted by a federal jury on Oct. 28. Merrill Robertson Jr., 39, was convicted of mail fraud, wire fraud, bank fraud and money laundering, according to the Richmond Times-Dispatch. He is scheduled to be sentenced Jan. 3. Robertson had been convicted of... Read more
Combat Challenge competitors
Chesterfield firefighters Bebhinn Rae, Lisette Fuentes, Danielle Drinnon, Kendall Litchfield and Audrey Baise competed in the World Firefighter Combat Challenge in Montgomery, Ala. from Oct. 21-26. Read more
Police investigate crash, warrants issued
The Chesterfield County Police Department is investigating a vehicle crash that occurred in the 4500 block of Iron Bridge Road at about 1:50 a.m. on Sunday, Nov. 3. Police said a black BMW was traveling west on Iron Bridge Road when it left the roadway and traveled down an... Read more

Recently deceased

Obituaries November 5, 2019

ATKINS, Donald Jerome, 72, of Chesterfield, husband of Sylvia Gargano Atkins. BAGBY, Marcus Alexander, 31, of Chesterfield. BLANKS, J.B., 19, of North Chesterfield. CHALKLEY, Larry E., 79, of Chesterfield. GREEN, Jerry Ray, 67, of Chesterfield, husband of Phyllis Green. HARPER, Patricia Cliborne, 77, of North Chesterfield, widow of Downing O. Harper. KORSAK, Donald Ray, 89, of... Read more

Fire briefs

Fire & EMS October 29, 2019

Four adults and six children were left homeless when fire broke out at a residence in the 8700 block of Belmont Road on Thursday, Oct. 24. The call came in around 5 a.m. Lt. Jason Elmore of Chesterfield Fire and EMS said crews arrived on scene to find smoke... Read more
Man shot, dies; suspect arrested
A 24-year-old resident of the 4100 block of Walderbrook Court – located near Turner and Belmont roads – was arrested last week and charged with murder and use of a firearm in the commission of a felony in the shooting death of Tyvin K. Dixon, 28. Police responded to... Read more