Shell station robbery case moves to grand jury

Williamsburg-James City County Courthouse (Sarah Fearing/WYDaily)

The case for a man accused of robbing a Shell gas station Dec. 4 in Williamsburg will move on to a grand jury. A felony charge of robbery against Guillermo Martin Romero Jr, 27, was certified to go to a grand jury in the Williamsburg-James City County Circuit Court Thursday morning by General District Court […]

Police seek suspect in armed robbery at Williamsburg motel


Police are seeking a man who they believe robbed a woman at a Williamsburg motel Tuesday night. A woman reported to police that she was waiting for a friend in a motel room in the 3000 block of Richmond Road around 10:10 p.m. when a person knocked on her door, Williamsburg Police Department Spokesman Maj. […]

Fourth man arrested in connection to July Wendy’s robbery

Rakim M. Jones (Courtesy VPRJ)

Police have arrested a fourth suspect in connection with a July 24 robbery at a York County Wendy’s restaurant, police said. York-Poquoson Sheriff’s Office investigators arrested 27-year-old Rakim M. Jones Dec. 22 for his alleged involvement in the armed robbery, which occurred in the 4300 block of Route 17, according to a York-Poquoson Sheriff’s Office […]

Police seek suspect who displayed knife, took cash from Shell station

WPD photo

Police are seeking public assistance in identifying a suspect in a Shell station robbery Sunday night, according to a Williamsburg Police Department news release. Police responded to a Shell gas station, located in the 1600 block of Richmond Road, for a reported robbery around 8:50 p.m., the release said. When police arrived, the store’s clerk […]