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FRONT ROYAL – Town police, according to a department news release, arrested four people Wednesday “related to an investigation involving prostitution and maintaining a bawdy place” in a Biggs Drive building that former Mayor Hollis Tharpe admitted over the phone that he has visited.

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WOODSTOCK – Shenandoah County Sheriff’s Office deputies arrested a Mount Jackson man last week on a charge of failing to register his new address with the sex offender registry, according to court documents.

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FRONT ROYAL – A woman accused of assaulting and wounding her mother in October can avoid jail by remaining on good behavior for two years.

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FRONT ROYAL -- Wanda Horton testified through tears Friday about how her son’s mental health deteriorated to a tipping point March 27, 2017, when he shot and killed her fiancee.

WOODSTOCK – A grand jury indicted a group of men Wednesday accused of breaking into a Shenandoah County home and then robbing and wounding three people inside.

WOODSTOCK — A judge gave a woman a chance Wednesday to avoid jail time if she completes a drug-abuse treatment program and remains on good behavior.

WOODSTOCK – A grand jury on Wednesday indicted a Shenandoah County man accused of giving drugs to a juvenile.

Front Royal police have arrested and charged one man and are seeking two more in connection with more than 20 reports of thefts from vehicles on Tuesday.

WOODSTOCK – A judge could grant conditional release to a violent sexual predator in state custody who served prison time for attacking a woman in Shenandoah County in 1994.

The Warren County Sheriff’s Office released details Wednesday about an investigation involving a man who was found dead of a gunshot wound to the head Saturday evening at a Linden residence.

FRONT ROYAL – Nick Ranstad, the North Carolina man arrested on Saturday and charged with reckless handling of a firearm and shooting inside a building, was released from the Rappahannock-Shenandoah-Warren Regional Jail on Tuesday.

Warren County Sheriff’s Office deputies investigating an unattended death Saturday at a Linden home have arrested a North Carolina man and charged him with reckless handling of a firearm and discharging a firearm inside a building.

FRONT ROYAL — Joseph Trejo, 29, of Front Royal, was arrested Wednesday night on felony charges of rape and forcible sodomy of a 10-year-old victim, according to Front Royal Police Capt. Crystal Cline.

WOODSTOCK – The Shenandoah County Sheriff’s Office arrested a Woodstock woman on Saturday, charging her with vandalism and breaking and entering.

Front Royal police have charged a 29-year-old Front Royal man with malicious wounding and strangulation after an investigation into a reported assault on a woman.

FRONT ROYAL — A woman arrested on Friday and charged with setting fire to her neighbor’s house confessed to police and the Warren County Fire Marshal’s Office, according to a criminal complaint filed with the Warren County District Court.

FRONT ROYAL – A Warren County man accused of sexually assaulting a woman in September pleaded guilty to a lesser charge Monday and avoided a jury trial.

FRONT ROYAL – Police arrested a Front Royal man Saturday, charging him with three counts of trespassing, impersonating a police officer, breaking and entering, petit larceny, assault and battery on a family member, and abduction.

FRONT ROYAL – A Georgia man must serve prison time for robbing a cash-advance business in town in August.

Front Royal police have charged a local man with indecent exposure after an investigation determined that a video showed him naked on East Criser Street.

Authorities have charged a convicted felon with possessing a firearm based on video footage investigators claim shows the Front Royal man holding a gun.

Front Royal police have charged a 51-year-old Front Royal man with assault and battery after he allegedly threw liquid on a man.

Front Royal police have arrested Devon Bennett, 27, of Page County, on a trespassing charge after he allegedly entered an apartment and fell asleep in the renter’s bed.

WOODSTOCK – A grand jury indicted a Shenandoah County man Wednesday on drug distribution charges.

FRONT ROYAL - A town man on Wednesday was charged with felony counts for crimes allegedly committed during two domestic violence incidents on the same day, according to a criminal complaint by detective Landin Waller, of the Front Royal Police Department.

More defendants accused of participating in a large-scale drug-dealing operation plan to plead guilty to some related charges in federal court.

WOODSTOCK - Woodstock police charged a 27-year-old Edinburg man who they found with suspected drugs and a gun.

FRONT ROYAL–The three-day trial of Tabitha Zimmerman, who is charged with two counts of cruelty and injury to children, began Monday with the appointment of a jury and opening statements.

The U.S. Marshal’s Service on Monday arrested a second suspect in Cleveland who was wanted in a home invasion in Front Royal last month.

A Strasburg man was charged Saturday after failing to register a username with the sex offender database.

Virginia Attorney General Mark Herring’s office announced Wednesday it has finished testing rape kits from before 2014 that were previously untested.

WOODSTOCK– Shenandoah County Sheriff’s officers arrested Christopher Crawford-Duval on Saturday and charged him with abduction and assault.