Culpeper Crime News
The Town of Culpeper Planning Commission recommended several changes for the town council to consider to the town’s zoning and subdivision ordinances and the Facilities Standards Manual at its Tuesday meeting.
Effective 9 p.m. Friday evening (Nov. 13) The areas of South Main from East Mason St. to West Elm St. and Orange Rd. from East Mason St. to Cherry St.
Girma Genemo, 64, of Gainesville, was fatally struck by a Manassas man who was traveling northbound in the 8200 block of Linton Hall Road in Gainesville early this morning, Nov. 12.
Following are the police reports from November 2-8. Reports are provided by the law enforcement agency listed and do not imply guilt, however are the charges placed by the police department.
Following are the county police reports from Nov. 4-9. Reports are provided by the law enforcement agency listed and do not imply guilt, however are the charges placed by the CCSO.
What isn’t in dispute is that Shawn Berry, while an inmate in the Central Virginia Regional Jail (CVRJ) in Orange, died on Aug. 9, 2014 of the adverse affects of heroin and ethanol abuse. What is in dispute is if jail officials were responsible, through “deliberate indifference,” for the 37-year-old Berry’s death and should be held accountable through a $10 million civil lawsuit filed in U. S. District Court in Charlottesville by Sherry Lynn Thornhill, Berry’s mother and administrator of his estate.
Man assaulted by three others On Nov. 1 at 5:38 a.m., Prince William police officers responded to the 18000 block of Main St., Dumfries to investigate an assault. The victim, a 22-year-old man from Woodbridge, said he was assaulted from behind by three men he did not know. The men are said to be black males between 20 and 28 years old. They were last seen wearing dark colored hoodies and blue jeans. During the assault, the victim was struck in the face by an unknown object. This caused a significant laceration to the victims’ mouth. The parties eventually separated and police were contacted. The victim was transported to an area hospital to treat the laceration.
Police arrest five people involved in an Oct. 23 rape in Haymarket.
Following are the police reports from October 26 - Nov. 1. Reports are provided by the law enforcement agency listed and do not imply guilt, however are the charges placed by the police department.