The inmate was identified as 60-year-old Henry Stewart.
Officials across the region are gearing up for this weekend, as friends and family look to try to enjoy the unofficial last summer holiday.
The suspect of an armed robbery and officer-involved shooting in Portsmouth has been charged with attempted capital murder.
Two local men were among the inmates who had their sentences commuted.
Edmund Bolds received 10 court summonses earlier this month, showing he owed more than $4,000.
Keonte Key pleaded guilty to second-degree murder in the 2012 death of Anne Gilkerson.
The Commonwealth’s Attorney received a preliminary report from state police regarding Mitchell’s death Tuesday.
Dispatchers say they received a call about the incident at 9:57 p.m.
A Chesapeake man who says he was accused of rape as a teenager, and was advised to take a plea deal, is fighting for his innocence.
A suspect was taken into custody with a gunshot wound following an armed robbery and officer-involved shooting in Portsmouth.
A suspect exchanged gunfire with police during a chase before escaping. The suspect was struck, and later taken into custody.
Artists gathered at the waterfront of historic Portsmouth Olde Towne to showcase their fine arts and crafts.
Portsmouth police responded to the Family Market grocery store in the 2100 block of Elm Avenue, Saturday morning.
Portsmouth police are investigating after the H&H Grocery convenient store was robbed at gunpoint in the 1600 block of South Street, Saturda…
Firefighters responded the Holy Light Church of Deliverance in the 1900 block of Lincoln Street around 10:45 p.m., according to emergency di…