Our network

Gas line struck at Virginia Beach Town Center

Virginia Beach, Va. – A gas line has been struck at Virginia Beach Town Center. The fire department and Virginia Natural Gas crews are on the scene.

Stay with NewsChannel 3 as updates become available.

Community Sponsors

Meetups for everyone!
Helping geriatric, painful, and poorly-mobile dogs live better and longer lives.
Certified Public Accountants
Affordable . Professional . Reliable
All great performances begin on a stage of inspiration

Community expresses condolences after Beach pharmacy owner’s death

Photo Gallery Expand 1 of 15

  • Virginia Beach youth mourn at David's Beach Pharmacy


  • A man prays at David's Beach Pharmacy

Young girl shot in Virginia Beach

Virginia Beach, Va. – According to dispatchers, around 10:00 p.m. Sunday afternoon an unknown suspect fired several shots into a home then left the scene.

The shooting took place at the 1400 block of North Face Court in Virginia Beach.

A juvenile was injured inside the home, according to police.

Investigators are currently looking into several leads. Police are asking public to call the crime line at 1-888-LOCK-U-UP if they have any information.

Fiber optic cables damaged in Virginia Beach

Virginia Beach, Va. – Police are looking for suspects responsible for damage to fiber optic cables in Virginia Beach.

It happened between 10:00 p.m. Wednesday, April 9 and 6:00 a.m. Thursday, April 10. An unknown person(s) damaged the fiber optic cables behind a group of homes in the 4500 block of Greenlaw Drive in Virginia Beach, according to police.

Detectives are requesting public assistance in identifying the suspect(s) in this case.

If you can identify the suspects in this case please call the Virginia Beach Police.

Anyone with information about this or any other crime is encouraged to call the Virginia Beach Crime Solvers Office at 1-888-LOCK-U-UP (562-5887).

Callers remain anonymous and are eligible to receive a cash reward of up to $1,000 if their information leads to an arrest.

Community Sponsors

Massage, Skin Care, & Tattoo Removal
Helping geriatric, painful, and poorly-mobile dogs live better and longer lives.
All great performances begin on a stage of inspiration
Pastors H. D. & Geraldine Ford

Person wanted for stealing car, using stolen credit cards in Virginia Beach

Virginia Beach, Va. – A suspect is wanted for stealing a car as well as a purse with credit cards inside in Virginia Beach, police tell NewsChannel 3.

It happened on Wednesday, March 12, 2014 at 5169 Virginia Beach Blvd.

The suspect entered Havertys, stole the victim’s purse, exited the building, and then stole the victim’s vehicle, police say. The suspect then used the victim’s credit card at several locations along Diamond Springs Road.

If you can identify the suspect, please contact the Virginia Beach Police Department.

Anyone with information about this or any other crime is encouraged to call the Virginia Beach Crime Solver Office at 1-888-LOCK-U-UP (562-5887). Callers remain anonymous and are eligible to receive a cash reward of up to $1,000 if their information leads to an arrest.

UPDATE: Suspicious death at Virginia Beach hotel now considered a homicide

Virginia Beach, Va. - Virginia Beach Police have reclassified a suspicious death at a hotel as a homicide.

At approximately 5:50 a.m. Thursday morning, Emergency Communications received a report of a dead woman at the Studios & Suites 4 Less Hotel, located at 717 S. Military Highway.

Police say the woman died due to blunt force trauma.

The woman’s identity is being withheld until proper notification of the next of kin is made.

Police and forensics teams were seen bringing bags of possible evidence out of the room on Thursday morning.

Hotel employees and witnesses say a woman stayed in the room with her son.

Another witness told NewsChannel 3 she heard something and called police to report it.

“We were just walking in the area and we started hearing a woman screaming and cussing for a man to stop,” she said.

Make a Splash for Children Battling Life-Threatening Illnesses

Make a Splash for Children Battling Life-Threatening Illnesses

Virginia Beach, Va. - 5,000 tiny toy dolphins will make a big splash as they dash through Ocean Breeze Waterpark’s Adventure River in a race for the finish line during the inaugural Dolphin Derby, benefiting Chartway Federal Credit Union’s We Promise Foundation, on the opening day of Ocean Breeze’s 2014 season, May 17.

For more information from Chartway, CLICK HERE.