FRONT ROYAL – A theft at a local Sprint store, the destruction of jail property, a rape, and an overdose incident are among the indictments handed up by a Warren County Circuit Court grand jury this week.
A Quicksburg woman was charged after she led police on a pursuit through James Madison University in Harrisonburg that ended north of the MillerCoors plant, according to state police.
FRONT ROYAL — A Florida man was arrested last month after allegedly sharing sexually explicit material and having consensual sex with a 14-year-old girl in Front Royal in 2019.
A Warren County man was charged Sunday with attempting to set his own house on fire.
A 33-year-old Strasburg motorcyclist was killed Sunday morning on Va. 55 (Strasburg Road) after he collided with a car driven by a Front Royal man charged with driving under the influence of drugs, according to the Virginia State Police.
In addition to an increase in overall traffic volume on Virginia’s highways,14 deaths occurred over the Memorial Day weekend, according to a news release from Virginia State Police. That’s six more deaths than last year’s three day weekend.
WOODSTOCK — A Stuarts Draft man was booked at the regional jail last week as he faces child pornography charges in Shenandoah County after being convicted of similar charges in other jurisdictions.
A police officer and firefighter from Shenandoah County who died Friday in the line of duty in New Mexico is being remembered as a “good guy” with a “servant’s heart” by fellow officers in both the Shenandoah Valley and in New Mexico.
An Edinburg man died early Friday morning after he was shot by a Mount Jackson resident acting in self-defense, according to the Shenandoah County Sheriff’s Office.
A Front Royal man currently serving a prison sentence for attempting to burglarize the American Legion in 2019 was charged Tuesday with allegedly breaking and entering another establishment in town in October.
A 29-year-old old Mount Jackson man was arrested and charged with soliciting child pornography last week.
About 1,000 imitation oxycodone pills containing fentanyl were found by the Warren County Sheriff’s Office last week.
FRONT ROYAL – A Front Royal man is due in Warren County General District Court in May after being charged with abduction and rape from an incident that allegedly occurred in February.
The Rappahannock-Shenandoah-Warren Regional Jail still has more out-of-compliance inmates compared to what it normally has, the Personnel & Finance Committee of the Authority Board discussed at a recent meeting.
FRONT ROYAL – On April 20, 1999, 13 people died and more than 20 were injured in a shooting at Columbine High School in Colorado.
Two Front Royal men were arrested last week in separate incidents that allegedly involved sexual interactions with children.
A Front Royal man has been directly indicted on a second-degree murder charge from an overdose death in February 2020.
The Warren County Sheriff's Office has received two reports of a suspicious man in the Shenandoah Shores area approaching girls, according to the department.
The woman was called evil more than once on Monday and described as the orchestrator of a robbery attempt that began in Woodstock and resulted in the death of one person and the injury of two others in Warrenton last year.
It’s a way to increase accountability and transparency between the Warren County Sheriff’s Office and the public.
Terry Smith can picture her son riding a three-wheeled bike down a hill with his two daughters in the middle.
A Pennsylvania man has been arrested following a multi-state investigation that involved the Drug Enforcement Administration and the seizure of about 1 1/2 pounds of methamphetamine.
FRONT ROYAL – Two people from West Virginia and a woman living in Front Royal are facing child abuse charges in a case in which the child later died.
A former pastor of a Toms Brook church was arrested Thursday on a sexual assault charge.
A Bentonville man is in custody after two incidents of gunshots being fired and a vehicle crash into a home on Wednesday night, according to police.
Two Texans were arrested at the 7-11 in Strasburg on Tuesday morning after a tracking device in narcotics that were stolen during a burglary in Maryland revealed their location.
The Baltimore man accused of shooting a woman in Harrisonburg in December before leading several police agencies on a pursuit from there to Woodstock has been indicted by a Shenandoah County grand jury on several charges.
A police officer received minor injuries and one of three Baltimore men facing drug charges was wounded during an undercover operation in Front Royal on Thursday evening.
The Rappahannock-Shenandoah-Warren Regional Jail Authority Board will discuss its proposed fiscal year 2022 budget later this month.
A Front Royal man has been arrested on an arson charge following an incident that occurred at around 9:45 p.m. Tuesday.
Three Maryland residents found with about $15,000 worth of fentanyl were arrested by the Northwest Virginia Regional Drug and Gang Task Force this week.
After the death of Stanley police officer Dominic “Nick” Winum in the line of duty on Friday, area emergency responders took to social media to pay tribute.
A 40-year-old man is wanted by the Warren County Sheriff’s Office.
STANLEY — “It doesn’t feel real.”
Miguel Sosa, 23, saw three men enter his residence in Warrenton last year with guns, and one ended up in his face.
Broadway police arrested an Edinburg man Friday accused of possessing bomb-making materials.
Two Mount Jackson residents were sentenced Monday in a fatal drug overdose case that resulted from trafficking heroin from Maryland to Virginia.
A crash involving three tractor-trailers closed down Interstate 81 in Shenandoah County on Tuesday afternoon.
A 36-year-old man was charged with assault Friday after an incident on Jan. 31 that sent a male to the hospital.
WINCHESTER — Using a building for cover, Winchester Police Department Cpl. Sean C. O’Connor aimed his AR-15-style semi-automatic rifle at Eric Lyn Clark, who was on his porch about 50 yards away holding his own semi-automatic rifle that he had repeatedly fired at police.
A Strasburg police lieutenant is entering retirement after 17 years with the local department.
The cases in Warren County Circuit Court expected to go to trial were continued Thursday to later in the month.
A Warren County resident has been charged with attempted arson of an occupied dwelling, malicious bodily injury and assault and battery of a family member, according to a news release from the Warren County Sheriff’s Office.
A Stephens City man faces charges following an early Sunday morning crash and pursuit by Front Royal police.
A 32-year-old Strasburg man was transported to the hospital Tuesday after being stabbed in the chest.
Two men were arrested Friday night after one of them fired a handgun into the ground to stop a fight at a Front Royal bar, according to police.
A Timberville man was arrested after being found with over $10,000 worth of drugs, including meth, according to the Northwest Virginia Regional Drug and Gang Task Force.
Front Royal police have responded to seven suspected drug overdoses since Jan. 1, with four of them resulting in deaths.
A Winchester man has been arrested in connection with a suspected overdose, according to Front Royal police.