Tag: Waynesboro Police

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Stuarts Draft man arrested after hit-and-runs in Waynesboro

The Waynesboro Police Department arrested a Stuarts Draft man on Friday after a series of hit-and-runs .


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Multiple arrests in Waynesboro meth, prescription drug ring

Waynesboro Police culminated a month long investigation which targeted a methamphetamine and prescription pill distribution ring.


Waynesboro Police seek help ID’g credit card theft suspect

The Waynesboro Police Department is requesting assistance from the community to help identify an individual involved in credit card fraud from a local business.


Waynesboro Police seek help locating wanted woman

The Waynesboro Police Department is requesting assistance in locating Victoria Dawn Madison, a 24-year-old white female wanted on a misdemeanor charge.


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Breaking bad: Waynesboro Police break up downtown meth ring

The Waynesboro Police Department arrested two men Saturday night after a drug raid at a commercial building/residence in the 400 block of West Main Street.


Stuarts Draft woman charged after hitting Waynesboro cop

Waynesboro Police arrested a Stuarts Draft woman after she fought with an officer Tuesday when he attempted to take her into custody for public intoxication.


Waynesboro Police seek help locating wanted felon

The Waynesboro Police Department is requesting assistance in locating a wanted felon, Derek Lee Ritchie, 32 years old. Ritchie is presently wanted from three jurisdictions: Augusta County, Rockingham County and Waynesboro.


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Waynesboro Police arrest two in significant drug bust

Throughout the night on Wednesday, as most of Waynesboro slept, a group of Waynesboro Police detectives, patrol officers, reserve officers and members of the SWAT and Special Operations Unit came together to deliver multiple blows to the drug trade in Waynesboro.


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Waynesboro Police make arrests in vehicle repo shooting

Waynesboro Police have charged two city residents in connection with a reported Sept. 27 shooting incident that involved a tow truck driver attempting to repossess a vehicle. Charles Richard Ramsey, 37, and Christina Lafon Harrison, 37, have both been charged in connection with the incident.


Waynesboro Police drop home invasion charges against Marquell Diggs

The charges against Marquell Anthony Diggs in the Sept. 18 home invasion robbery have been dropped. A spokesman for the Waynesboro Police Department said in a news release that the PD no longer considers Diggs as a suspect in the crime.


Update: Suspect in Waynesboro armed robbery turns himself in

The PD is investigating a home invasion robbery that occurred this morning at an apartment in the 1000 block Albemarle Avenue. The incident occurred within a quarter mile away from Berkeley Glenn Elementary School, which was placed on lockdown.


Man wanted in Waynesboro drug case now in custody

Qualeek O’Dale McCarthy, 19, wanted on three charges in connection with a May 26 SWAT raid at a Waynesboro drug flophouse, is in custody.


Waynesboro Police seek public help in case of missing teen

The Waynesboro Police Department is requesting assistance from the public to locate a missing Waynesboro man. Christopher Michael Mitchell, aka Mikey, 19 years old, was last seen by his family on the morning of August 15 at their residence on North Bath Avenue.


Waynesboro teens charged in weekend crime spree

The Waynesboro Police Department has arrested two Waynesboro teenagers after they went on a BB gun rampage in the Club Court neighborhood over the weekend.


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Waynesboro Police investigate apartment shooting

The Waynesboro Police Department is currently investigating a shooting that occurred overnight at an apartment complex located in the 600 block of Hamlet Avenue.


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Waynesboro Police investigate suspicious fire

The Waynesboro Police Department is requesting assistance from the public regarding a suspicious vehicle file that occurred last week in the city’s Wayne Hills neighborhood.


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Waynesboro brothers arrested in assaults

The Waynesboro Police Department has arrested two Waynesboro brothers stemming from a weekend fight that injured a Waynesboro couple. Justin William Brooks, 23 years old, and Dallas Lee Brooks, 30 years old, both face assault charges after the Saturday afternoon altercation.


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Waynesboro Police investigate apparent drowning in apartment swimming pool

The Waynesboro Police Department is investigating an apparent drowning of a man that happened at Summercrest Apartments.


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Two arrested after standoff with Waynesboro Police

The Waynesboro Police Department has charged a Waynesboro man and a Staunton woman after a tense incident on June 1.


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Waynesboro SWAT raid leads to drugs, wanted person

The Waynesboro Police Department arrested two Waynesboro men after a SWAT raid Tuesday night at an apparent drug flophouse.


Man arrested for embezzlement from Waynesboro Elks Lodge

The Waynesboro Police Department has arrested an Augusta County man for embezzlement after he took money from his former employer, the Waynesboro Elks’ Lodge, over a five-month period.


Waynesboro man arrested after assaulting girlfriend twice

The Waynesboro Police Department arrested a city man last night on several charges after he assaulted his girlfriend twice. Mark Seneca Sampson, 36 years old, faces two felonies and three misdemeanors stemming from an alcohol-fueled tirade that sent his 40-year-old girlfriend to Augusta Health Emergency Department with a head injury.


Waynesboro Police seek help in ID’g theft suspect

The Waynesboro Police Department is requesting assistance from the public to help identify a woman who stole $200 in cash and a debit card from a Staunton woman at a city gas station last weekend.


Waynesboro Police: Woman hits boyfriend with frying pan in jealous rage, arrested

The Waynesboro Police Department has charged an Augusta County woman with a felony after she walloped her boyfriend over the head with a frying pan in a jealous rage.


Arrest made in bank parking lot theft in Waynesboro

Waynesboro Police have charged Joy Marie Carter, 61 years old, of Crimora with one count of grand larceny in connection to the theft at the former Bank of America on April 1.


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Armed teen arrested after tense standoff with Waynesboro Police

The Waynesboro Police Department has charged an Augusta County teenager with several offenses after a tense incident yesterday in which the 16-year-old male pointed a loaded firearm at a police officer.


Waynesboro Police seek help in ID’g Bank of America theft suspect

The Waynesboro Police Department is requesting assistance from the public to help identify a woman who stole over $500 in cash from a Nelson County man earlier in the month.


Waynesboro Police seek suspect in biggest crack cocaine bust in city history

The Waynesboro Police Department has made the largest crack cocaine seizure in city history as the result of search warrant executed at a city hotel yesterday.


More arrests in Operation Valley Fog

The Waynesboro Police Department has only three remaining individuals who are still wanted from Operation Valley Fog.


Convenience store employee charged with embezzlement in Waynesboro

The Waynesboro Police Department arrested a Waynesboro woman for stealing from her employer over a 30 day period earlier in the year.


Waynesboro traffic stop yields marijuana, cash

A routine traffic stop by a Waynesboro police officer Monday night netted more than just a simple traffic summons for the driver, a 20-year-old man of unknown residency, when the officer found a baggies of marijuana, drug distribution paraphernalia and a stash of cash in the suspect’s vehicle.


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Waynesboro Police announce arrest in Kmart shoplifting case

The Waynesboro Police Department has charged two Rockingham County men involved in the February shoplifting at Kmart. Brandon Micah Simmons, 29 years old, and Dakota Lane Whetzel, 24 years old, both face one count of grand larceny.


Waynesboro Police arrest wanted Afton woman

An Afton woman wanted in Waynesboro on abduction and theft charges is now in custody. Officers and detectives with the Albemarle County Police Department located Whitney Renee Allman today at a residence near Scottsville. She was arrested without incident.


Waynesboro Police seek armed robbery suspect

The Waynesboro Police Department is investigating the attempted armed robbery of the Royal Mart gas station and convenience store, 501 Rife Road, which occurred earlier today.


Waynesboro woman arrested for baseball bat attack on teen daughter

The Waynesboro Police Department arrested a city woman for assaulting her 17-year-old daughter with an aluminum bat earlier today.


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Waynesboro Police warn of local distemper outbreak

The Waynesboro Police Department is issuing an alert from the Animal Control Officer of a distemper outbreak that has been discovered in the city’s fox population.


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Waynesboro Police Department adds two K9s

The Waynesboro Police Department announced Wednesday the acquisition of two K-9s to the Department’s force. This is the first time in the Department’s history that it has had two active K-9 teams.


Augusta County contractor charged with construction fraud

The Waynesboro Police Department has charged an Augusta County man for construction fraud after he swindled nearly a hundred thousand dollars from a Waynesboro couple on the pretense of building them a house.


Arizona fugitive caught in Waynesboro

The Waynesboro Police Department arrested an Arizona woman Friday who had been wanted by the Pima County, Ariz., Sheriff’s Office on four felony charges stemming from a June assault.


Man faces felony charges for Waynesboro hit-and-run

The Waynesboro Police Department arrested a Rockingham County man for a felony traffic violation after a car crash Thursday night that sent two people to the hospital.


Staunton man charged in summer death in Waynesboro

The Waynesboro Police Department has charged a Staunton man with involuntary manslaughter in an August death.


Police nab Waynesboro bank robbery suspect

Our final nominee for dumb criminal of 2014: James Edward Frazier, 41, of Waynesboro, who was apprehended without incident within 45 minutes of a reported Monday morning bank robbery.


Mother, daughter arrested in Waynesboro Walmart incident

The Waynesboro Police Department arrested a mother and daughter team after a routine encounter at Walmart between the mother and a police officer evolved into an incident of theft, false identification and both women under arrest.


Father of missing Waynesboro teen arrested

The Waynesboro Police Department has arrested the father of Brandon Wallace on two misdemeanor charges after it was determined that he misled officers from the beginning of the missing juvenile investigation.


Update on missing Waynesboro teen

The Waynesboro Police Department has received credible leads that missing Waynesboro teen Brandon Wallace is at his mother’s residence in the vicinity of Columbus, Ohio.


Waynesboro Police search for missing teen

The Waynesboro Police Department is requesting assistance from the community to locate a runaway juvenile. Family members reported Brandon Lee Wallace, 16 years old, of Waynesboro missing on Dec. 5.


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Shots fired at Waynesboro apartment complex: No injuries

The Waynesboro Police Department is investigating a shooting that occurred overnight at the Brandon Ladd Apartments off Rosser Avenue.


Waynesboro man arrested after standoff with police ends with gunfire

The Waynesboro Police Department arrested a city man over the weekend after an alcohol fueled domestic disturbance began with a shoving match and ended with gunfire.


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Three arrests in separate incidents in Waynesboro on busy weekend

The Waynesboro Police Department has made a few recent arrests that are notable.


Domestic incident in Waynesboro leads to pursuit, suspect flees

At 10:22 a.m. Wednesday, the Waynesboro 911 Center received a call from a female in the 300 block of South Delphine Avenue reporting a domestic incident with a family member involving damaged property.