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Detectives Investigate Bank Robbery

The Winchester Police Department is investigating an armed bank robbery that happened at BB&T at 2082 South Pleasant Valley Road. Around 11 a.m. a white male entered the bank, displayed a gun, and demanded money. The suspect is described as being in his late 40s to early 50s, wearing a black V-neck t-shirt, blue jeans, a green jacket, a black ski mask, and an orange glove … [Read More...]

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Police Increase Patrols for St. Patrick’s Day Celebrations

The Winchester Police Department is stepping up patrols for St. Patrick’s Day and the weekend ahead. There will be extra patrols on City streets Tuesday evening and officers will be targeting drunk drivers. The extra patrols are part of the Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over Campaign. Drivers are reminded to plan ahead before heading out to celebrate the holiday by designating a … [Read More...]

Members of the Community Response Team Receive the William D. Barton Hero Award

Community Response Team Receives Hero Award

Congratulations to the Community Response Team on receiving the William D. Barton Hero Award Tuesday morning during the Employee Recognition Breakfast. The CRT was recognized for its public service to the community. The team tackles special projects in the City and works to make Winchester a better and safer place to live, work, and visit. Join us in thanking them for their … [Read More...]

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Bank Robbery1

Detectives Investigate Bank Robbery

The Winchester Police Department is investigating an armed bank robbery that happened at BB&T at 2082 South Pleasant Valley Road. Around 11 a.m. a white male entered the bank, displayed a gun, and demanded money. The suspect is described as being in his … [Read More...]

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Winchester Man Arrested for Breaking and Entering

Detectives with the Winchester Police Department’s Criminal Investigations Division arrested a Winchester man following an investigation into two breaking and enterings at the same business. Bernardo Lee Lewis, 55, is charged with two felony counts of breaking … [Read More...]

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Winchester Woman Arrested Following Stabbing

A Winchester woman was arrested this morning after a stabbing that happened in the 100 block of Holliday Drive. Winchester Police responded to the call around 10:48 a.m. When officers arrived on scene they discovered a 27-year-old male from Winchester with a … [Read More...]