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Police: Man chokes Uber driver on I-95

CHESTERFIELD (AP) A Massachusetts man is behind bars in Virginia after police say he choked an Uber driver on Interstate 95 in Chesterfield. Media outlets report 22-year-old Maxwell Sweeney of Mansfield, Massachusetts, is charged with strangling another causing wounding or ...

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Man convicted of killing Altria exec

CHESTERFIELD (AP) The ex-boyfriend of an Altria executive who disappeared four years ago has been convicted of killing her even though her body was never found. Local media reported that a Chesterfield County jury on Friday convicted 56-year-old Michael Anthony ...

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Lawsuit says jailers abused autistic inmate

(AP) Virginia prison and jail officials violated an autistic and mentally disabled inmate’s constitutional rights by subjecting him to cruel and inhumane conditions, including long stretches in solitary confinement, his lawyers say in a federal lawsuit filed Thursday. The complaint ...

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