Biggest trial: A jury finds Food Lion manager
Mark Weiner, 53, guilty of abduction with intent to defile May 24
after a four-day trial and recommends a 20-year sentence. Weiner
was accused of drugging a 20-year-old girl in December and taking
her to an abandoned house, from which she escaped.
Saddest accidental shooting: Ten-year-old
Maggie Hollifield is killed around 10am May 21 in her home in
Crozet by a juvenile male, according to Albemarle police, which did
not release his name.
Latest shooting by Albemarle police: A county
officer wounds a man May 26 at Birdwood Court near the U.S. 250
bypass and McIntire Road, which is in the city. At press time,
neither the city nor county police have identified the officer and
explained why he was conducting an investigation outside his turf.
Albemarle police also refused to release the name of an officer who
shot a man on Rio Hills Road in December.
Worst Memorial Day tragedy: A six-year-old girl
slips off a boat while fishing with her family on Lake Anna and
Worst alleged driving: Olivier Chancel Ndolo,
23, crosses the median while traveling east on the U.S. 250 bypass
May 20 and crashes into a westbound vehicle,
the Newsplex reports. He flees the scene, leaving two injured