U.S. Air Force Lt. Col. Ivan Pennington was removed from his assignment because of “loss of confidence in his ability to command.”
Officers were called to the gas station on 27th Street because of reports of a larceny near the pumps.
Police say the employees tackled the man during the attempted robbery and restrained him until officers arrived.
Newport News Police shot a man on St. Thomas Drive early Wednesday morning.
Officers were called to St. Thomas Drive after receiving reports of a suicidal man early Wednesday morning.
It happened just before 11 a.m. at Gildersleeve Middle School.
Surveillance footage released by police appears to show the man display a semi-automatic handgun to the store’s clerk.
The building was condemned and will remain closed until repairs can be made.
A Newport News man was shot during an armed robbery and carjacking Monday night.
The man told officers that he had taken LSD that afternoon.
Newport News Police are investigating an overnight robbery at a 7-Eleven store on Jefferson Avenue.
In a follow-up investigation, 10 On Your Side’s Brandi Cummings looks into the diversity of Hampton Roads police departments.
A townhouse fire in Newport News on River Rock Way displaced one person on Sunday morning.
Children in Newport News got to play with NFL players, Saturday.
If you’ve purchased heroin in the past day or two, police say you’re at a greater risk to overdose or die.