Authorities were evacuating numerous buildings Wednesday afternoon after several CSX tanker cars carrying crude oil derailed in downtown Lynchburg, Va., and caught fire along the James River, city officials said.
The city of Lynchburg on its website posted that the fire department was on the scene
An Ohio County, W.Va., judge ordered Charles Severance to be extradited to Virginia to face a gun charge, but Severance -- a person of interest in three murders in Alexandria -- will remain in jail in West Virginia while he appeals.
Severance, 53, has been held in West Virginia on an unrelated gun charge from a warrant issued
The Alexandria Police Department is investigating robberies from two Verizon Stores that occurred on April 17, and may involve the same suspect.
At approximately 11:20 a.m., an adult male robbed the Verizon Store in the 1400 block of N. Beauregard Street. Officers were then called to a similar robbery of
It appears that an acquaintance of Charles Severance is cooperating with authorities, telling them she purchased two guns for the man being held in a West Virginia jail cell, according to The Washington Post.