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  • Attorneys Want Alleged Alexandria Serial Killer's Charges Dropped

    The attorneys for a man charged with three murders in Alexandria over the last 11 years have asked a judge to restrict evidence prosecutors are allowed to present at trial or throw out the murder charges altogether. Defense attorneys for 54-year-old Charles Severance submitted the request in filings in Alexandria Circuit Court Tuesday, The Washington Post reports. Patch.com, Wed, Nov 26 2014 @ 01:35 PM
  • Man Charged in Attempted Abduction/Assault at Dulles Gateway Exxon

    The Loudoun County Sheriff's Office received a report of an attempted assault and abduction early Wednesday morning at the Dulles Gateway Exxon in Sterling. A male subject reportedly asked a female cashier if he could use the restroom at the Exxon, located at the 45600 block of Falke Plaza. Patch.com, Wed, Nov 26 2014 @ 01:08 PM
  • 'Smash and Grab' Robbery at Dulles Town Center Jewelry Store

    The Loudoun County Sheriff's Office is investigating a smash-and-grab style larceny that occurred Tuesday afternoon at a jewelry store in the Dulles Town Center. Deputies responded to the lower level of the mall around 2:40 p.m. where four unknown males reportedly entered the Fink's Jewelry Store using sledgehammers. Patch.com, Wed, Nov 26 2014 @ 11:53 AM
  • Micro and farm breweries poised to boom in Loudoun

    Chris Burns, one of the owners of one of Loudoun's newest breweries Old Ox Brewery, sees a profitable and popular brewing industry emerging in Loudoun County. Loudoun Times, Wed, Nov 26 2014 @ 01:45 PM
  • Attorneys for suspect in Alexandria slayings want charges dropped

    Charles Severance enters the courtroom in Ohio County Circuit Court in Wheeling, W.Va., for his extradition hearing. Severance is a person of interest in three slayings in Alexandria, Va., but is currently being held on a fugitive warrant from Loudoun County, Va., because he was accused of illegally having a gun. The Washington Post, Tue, Nov 25 2014 @ 08:28 PM
  • LCSO Joins FBI to Counteract Spike in Bank Robberies

    The Sterling area has fallen victim to three bank robberies in recent weeks, prompting the Loudoun County Sheriff's office to implement new measures to counteract bank robberies this holiday season. In conjunction with the FBI Washington Field Office and the department's partners on the Violent Crimes Task Forces in Northern Virginia, detectives with LCSO's Criminal Investigations Division are visiting banks and speaking with their employees about steps to take before, during and after a robbery while the Field Operations Division is increasing patrols of Loudoun County banks. Patch.com, Wed, Nov 26 2014 @ 11:33 AM
  • Loudoun County crime report

    These were among incidents reported by the Loudoun County Sheriff's Office and the Leesburg, Middleburg and Purcellville police departments. For information, contact your police or sheriff's department. The Washington Post, Wed, Nov 26 2014 @ 11:21 AM
  • Loudoun will be home to mid-Atlantic's first commercial hops facility

    As tourism officials herald the rise of Loudoun's craft breweries - and county officials consider how to regulate them - Gov. Terry McAuliffe on Friday announced another boon to the local brewing industry: the creation of the largest hops yard in Virginia, and the mid-Atlantic's first commercial-scale hops processing facility. The processing facility will be built at Black Hops Farm in Lucketts, where 15 acres of former pasture land will be converted into a hops yard, the governor's office said in a statement. The Washington Post, Wed, Nov 26 2014 @ 11:19 AM
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