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Police Investigate Robbery at Hotel

The Winchester Police Department is investigating a robbery that happened Monday night at Best Western. Around 10 p.m. officers responded to 711 Millwood Avenue for a robbery. A front desk clerk informed officers that a white male came into the lobby, indicated he had a gun, and demanded money. He left the business with an undisclosed amount of cash. The suspect was last seen … [Read More...]

Law Enforcement Officials Announce Results of Heroin Investigations

FROM THE DEPARTMENT OF JUSTICE Two Defendants Sentenced; Baltimore Source Pleads Guilty HARRISONBURG, VIRGINIA – Acting United States Attorney Anthony P. Giorno, along with officials from the Drug Enforcement Administration and the Northwest Virginia Regional Drug and Gang Task Force, announced today three significant case results in the ongoing effort to combat the … [Read More...]

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Local Jurisdictions Commit Funding for Substance Abuse Efforts

The impact of substance abuse on our region continues to be evident with 11 lives lost already this year to opiate overdoses. Local jurisdictions are committing funds to support the Northern Shenandoah Valley Substance Abuse Coalition’s (NSVSAC) efforts associated with addiction. The Winchester City Council, Frederick County Board of Supervisors, Clarke County Board of … [Read More...]

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Two Arrested Following Report of Stolen Firearm

On May 14th around 10 a.m. Winchester Police Officers responded to the 1300 block of Berryville Avenue for a report of a male inside a hotel room with a stolen firearm. When officers arrived on scene they were informed that the male was walking out of the … [Read More...]

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Man Arrested for Malicious Wounding

A Winchester man was arrested Monday evening after a fight on Braddock Street. Officers responded to the 1600 block of South Braddock Street just before 9 p.m. for an active fight. When officers arrived on scene a number of individuals ran from the area. … [Read More...]