At about 10:30 a.m. May 5, Chesterfield officers responded to a report of a man found deceased in Falling Creek near the 2500 block of Marina Drive. The man has been identified as Edward D. Mendez, 38, of the 2500 block of Marina Drive. Mendez had been reported missing... Read more
Police looking for missing man
Chesterfield Police are searching for a missing man who was last seen by family on Sunday, April 29. David J. O’Dell, of the 1200 block of Wycliff Court, was last seen by family on the morning of April 29 at his residence. He spoke to a relative via phone... Read more
CHESTERFIELD – The Chesterfield County Police Department has released the identity of a man who was killed in the 4900 block of Burnt Oak Drive on Sunday, April 29. Police said Breland O. Poole, 19, of the 3900 block of East Broad Rock Road, was shot multiple times. Poole... Read more
CHESTERFIELD COUNTY – Police are searching for a male suspect who robbed a woman at the Wells Fargo Bank at 7300 Jefferson Davis Highway around 9:30 a.m. Monday, April 23. No one was injured during the robbery and no weapons were displayed. Police said the suspect approached the female as... Read more
CHESTERFIELD COUNTY – Chesterfield County Police have identified the body of a man found on Saturday, April 14, in a wooded area in the 21600 block of Chesterfield Avenue in Ettrick. The man has been identified as Biniyam J. Eddington, 19, of the 3300 block of Main Street in... Read more
Man charged with homicide for 2016 motel slaying
CHESTERFIELD – A man has been arrested in connection with the September 2016 murder of Jerry V. Colyer. At about 10:57 p.m. on Thursday, Sept. 29, 2016, police responded to the Econo Lodge at 2310 Indian Hill Road for a reported shooting. Upon arrival, police located the clerk, identified... Read more
Re-entry program one of many offered by sheriff’s office
April Hutchison loves helping people. She got the opportunity to do just that when the Chesterfield County Sheriff’s Office decided to hire a re-entry coordinator over a year ago. Hutchison, who had been a stay-at-home mom for a year and a dispatcher and customer service rep for a local... Read more
CHESTERFIELD COUNTY – Police have arrested a man who allegedly robbed the Car Stop Food Mart located at 7431 Jefferson Davis Highway at about 6:50 p.m. on Tuesday, March 27. No one was injured during the incident. Police said the man approached the clerk and passed a note demanding... Read more
New police chief has vision for police athletic league
A neighbor provided some of the impetus for Chesterfield’s new police chief to choose law enforcement as a career field. Jeffery Katz, who started Jan. 2, recalled how one of his childhood mentors who lived next door influenced his life. The man, who was an undercover agent with the... Read more
CHESTERFIELD COUNTY, VA – Police are investigating an armed robbery to the 7-11 Convenience Store at 12120 Harrowgate Road at about 3:13 a.m. on Saturday, March 17. No one was injured during the incident. Police said a man entered the business, displayed a firearm and demanded money. The man... Read more