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Authorities say a 75-year-old Virginia woman has been returned to upstate New York to face charges stemming from the theft of thousands of dollars and a vehicle from a now-deceased elderly man.
The owners of a defunct tax preparation business in Roanoke have been sentenced for filing false returns to illegally collect about $120,000 in refunds.
Brothers from Portsmouth have been found guilty on charges relating to an eight-week crime spree in the summer of 2011, when they robbed convenience stores and fast-food outlets from Roanoke to Norfolk.
Another Roanoke-area billboard placed by an atheist group has been vandalized to change the message.
A Virginia man has been sentenced to 15 days in jail for illegally harvesting ginseng along the Blue Ridge Parkway.