GREAT BEND, Kan. (AP) - A Kansas man charged with first-degree murder is afraid the tattooed mirror-image letters spelling out the word "murder" across his neck might prejudice a jury, so he is asking for a professional tattoo artist to remove or cover it up.
Amherst Co., VA - The Amherst County Sheriff's Office is investigating a shooting that occurred on Ewers Lane in Madison Heights this morning.
CHICAGO (AP) - Four decades after John Wayne Gacy lured more than 30 young men and boys to his Chicago-area home and strangled them, his case has helped authorities solve another killing - one he didn't commit.
Franklin Co.,VA - Franklin County Deputies say it was an accident Monday, when a 12 year old boy got a hold of a handgun; it accidentally fired and killed his 7 year old brother.
UPDATE: According to officials, the preliminary investigation indicates that the seven year old was playing at a neighbor's house with his twelve year old brother.
Lynchburg, VA - The man arrested for having a loaded gun in his carry on bag at Lynchburg Regional Airport must complete 50 hours of community service.
Madison Heights, VA - The man who opened fire at a Madison Heights restaurant last year, injuring one person, will spend ten years in prison.
Lynchburg, VA - Bids for the Heritage High School project came in well below what Lynchburg City officials had anticipated