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Judge: ex-detective charged with crime that doesn’t exist (access required)

A former detective who admitted to altering multiple search warrants could not be prosecuted for malfeasance in office, as the charge is not a crime under Virginia law, a 12th Circuit Court judge has ruled. Robert W. Sprouse, a now-former Chesterfield County detective, acknowledged after being confronted that he had modified seven search warrants to add ...