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Va. woman returned to NY, charged in $17K larceny

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.

Tuesday - 02/12/2013, 12:23pm EST

Tags: Roanoke, grand larceny

Couple sentenced for tax scam in Roanoke

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.

Thursday - 01/31/2013, 11:06am EST

Tags: Roanoke, tax fraud

Brothers convicted for 2011 Va. robbery spree

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.

Wednesday - 01/23/2013, 04:53pm EST

Tags: Roanoke, Norfolk

Another atheist billboard in Va. vandalized

Another Roanoke-area billboard placed by an atheist group has been vandalized to change the message.

Saturday - 12/29/2012, 12:22pm EST

Tags: Roanoke, Virginia, Billboard, atheist

Family of Va. man who died of meningitis sues

Friday - 12/28/2012, 10:52am EST

Tags: Roanoke, meningitis

Va. ginseng poacher gets jail time

A Virginia man has been sentenced to 15 days in jail for illegally harvesting ginseng along the Blue Ridge Parkway.

Thursday - 12/06/2012, 06:57am EST

Tags: ginseng, Roanoke, Blue Ridge Parkway

Va. man convicted of killing security guard

A jury is recommending a 38-year prison sentence for a Roanoke man convicted of killing a security guard.

Monday - 12/03/2012, 03:21am EST

Tags: Roanoke

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