While some area residents might snicker at the irony of the situation, there is nothing funny about the drug-related offenses that an assistant professor at Radford University currently faces. One media report pointed out that the professor was known to lead a seminar entitled "War on Drugs" at the school.
When emotions spiral out of control during the heat of an argument, men and women can be led to do irrational things they would not normally. Often, these momentarily lapses in judgment can be met with swift and strict punishment that alters an individual's life forever.
A disagreement in a central Virginia parking garage apparently started with a honking horn. According to the alleged victims, the dispute began as an argument about the actions of two drivers but eventually involved five people, a crowbar and a fist.
Authorities believe they have successfully tracked down one of two individuals accused of stealing four books from the campus bookstore of the University of Richmond.