Friends search for answers after death of 96-year-old woman found with bruises, torn skin

Irene McLean, 96, died on Jan. 10, 2017 — three weeks after she was taken from a Virginia Beach home by Adult Protective Services. When APS visited McLean in the Tigertail Road home, they found her covered in bruises, cuts and bed sores. (Courtesy of Randa Pratt)

If you did a Google search for “Irene McLean Virginia,” you wouldn’t find much. You wouldn’t learn that by age 96 she had traveled to more than 100 countries, or that she used to dance in San Francisco theaters. Her love for swimming and yoga isn’t documented on Facebook, and until recently, there was no obituary […]

UPDATE: Police make arrest in Quarterpath robbery

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UPDATED April 14- Williamsburg Police have arrested one of two people believed to be involved in Tuesday’s robbery of the Quarterpath Inn & Suites.   Juwan Synquez Brown, 20, was taken into custody around 7 a.m. Friday.  Brown was at his residence and arrested without incident.  He is being held without bond and is charged with […]

Police seek masked man for alleged burglary at Martin’s

Police are searching for a masked man who they believe burglarized a Martin’s Food Market in James City County. (Courtesy JCC)

Police are searching for a masked man they believe burglarized a Martin’s Food Market on Monticello Avenue in James City County. According to a county news release posted on Facebook, the man entered Martin’s at approximately 6 a.m. on Feb. 9. He allegedly walked into the store’s office and removed an undisclosed amount of cash from […]