Gov. Ralph Northam on Tuesday signed a bill to compensate a Covington-area man who spent a decade in prison for bank robberies he did not commit.
A Covington man wrongly convicted of 2006 bank robberies in Petersburg and Prince George County had his name cleared Tuesday by the Virginia Court of Appeals.
HAYNESVILLE — In 2016, Christian Lynn Amos turned himself in for bank robberies he'd gotten away with a decade earlier, only to learn an innocent man was in prison for them. The two have since traded places.
Police say a 19-year-old Indiana man took a cab to and from a bank robbery and that he paid the driver with some of his stolen cash.
Christian Lynn Amos kept an uneasy secret for 10 years, his mouth shut and his conscience on fire.
A man police believe is responsible for a series of bank robberies in the Richmond area apparently killed himself in his jail cell Monday, officials at Riverside Regional Jail said.
The Pittsylvania County Sheriff's Office is investigating an attempted bank robbery that occurred in Blairs Saturday.
A fugitive suspected of robbing seven banks and a hotel in Connecticut was arrested Friday in Arrington, authorities said.
Today the FBI is launching a multi-state digital billboard campaign to assist in locating and apprehending a suspect responsible for multiple …
NEWPORT NEWS — A 40-year-old Virginia man has been sen-tenced to 191 years in prison for robbing seven banks at gunpoint.
Galax Police tells Media General News Service that the man suspected of three bank robberies in the Roanoke area has been arrested.