A man charged with gang participation and being an accessory after the fact to the March 2017 homicide of Lynchburg teen Raymond Wood will be entering a plea in August.
BEDFORD — A former county fire and rescue employee was found guilty of soliciting a minor for sex Tuesday after pleading no contest to two charges.
BEDFORD — An 18-year-old convicted of aggravated involuntary manslaughter and DUI in a May crash won’t spend any time behind bars at the insistence of his deceased best friend’s family.
BEDFORD — Attorneys won’t use questionnaires to vet jurors who might decide a trial for an alleged gang member and murder defendant who could face the death penalty, a judge determined Tuesday.
An 86-year-old Bedford County man was arrested Tuesday after the Bedford County Sheriff’s Office investigated complaints of sex crimes alleged to have occurred decades ago.
BEDFORD — A Huddleston man pleaded guilty Tuesday to unlawfully selling off about 320 head of cattle he was contracted to help raise, according to prosecutors.
A Montvale man will continue to serve out his 99-year sentence for a 1999 murder, after the Virginia Court of Appeals upheld his 2017 resentencing.
BEDFORD — A Bedford County jury was swift on Friday in convicting 21-year-old Victor Arnoldo Rodas of first-degree murder in the slaying of Lynchburg teen Raymond Wood.
BEDFORD — When 14 Bedford County jury members arrived at the courthouse Tuesday morning, they said they had little knowledge of the murder case they were about to hear over the next two weeks.