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Saturday, April 18, 2015


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Shooting suspect found in Michigan

The final suspect in a shooting that happened March 31 in Staunton has been located. Police in Berrian County, Michigan found Shaquan Shaquielle Wilson on Thursday, charging the 19-year-old with one count of maliciously shooting a firearm, one count of using a firearm while attempting to commit malicious bodily injuries, one count of using a firearm while attempting to commit murder in the second degree, and one count of attempted murder in the second degree.

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Local News

Tuesday 04/14/2015
Waynesboro police make historic drug bust
Posted: April 14, 2015

WAYNESBORO-An investigation Monday afternoon led Waynesboro police to the largest cocaine seizure in department history. Around 1 p.m., members of the department’s Special Operations Division, joined by members of the United States Marshals Service, raided a room at the Quality Inn and found more than a pound and a half of cocaine.

Monday 04/13/2015
Police seek hit and run suspect
Posted: April 13, 2015

STAUNTON – Staunton Police need help identifying a suspect involved in a hit and run that happened over the weekend. Late Saturday night, a vehicle caused significant property damage on Chestnut St. near the near the intersection of Cherry Street.

Saturday 04/11/2015
Police raid neighborhood drug operation
Posted: April 11, 2015

WAYNESBORO-A SWAT raid earlier this week uncovered a drug operation in a home near a Waynesboro preschool. Christopher Lee Knight, 42, faces several drug charges following a search at his home that revealed a stash of methamphetamines, as well as a 22-caliber handgun.

Waynesboro teenager faces huffing charge
Posted: April 11, 2015

Charges were filed against a Waynesboro teenager after she was found passed out in a Wal-Mart restroom earlier this month. Store employees called emergency services when they found Crystal Margaret Collins, 18, unconscious next to several cans of aerosol dust cleaner.

Wednesday 04/08/2015
Waynesboro man charged over threat
Posted: April 08, 2015

A Waynesboro man is in custody after police said he threatened to burn down the house he shares with his mother and sister. Police arrested 23-year-old Joey Wayne Henderson following an argument over cigarettes.


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