A Virginia family has accused their daughter's teacher of cutting the child's hand, and now the woman facesassault charges. The woman, who teaches elementary school in Chesapeake, Virginia, is accused of cutting the 10-year-old while teaching Islamic hand signs.
Five Virginia residents are facingcriminal charges after allegedly taking part in burglaries that netted cigarettes.
A Virginia man has admitted to a drug possession with intent to distribute charge as well as bringing in excess of five pounds of the marijuana into the state. The man, 22, was part of a three-person team that ran the drug operation, which prosecutors characterized as one of the biggest marijuana cases ever in Richmond.
A Staunton, Virginia, man has pleaded guilty to a variety of theft charges. The man, 21, entered his plea to two counts of grand larceny, as well as a count of credit-card theft and another of selling stolen property. Under Virginia law, he could have received as long as six months in jail, but the judge gave him credit for time served.