New Kent Charles City Chronicle

News for New Kent County and Charles City County, Virginia | September 1, 2014

NK Sheriff’s Office investigating possible drowning incident

(Sept. 1, 9:30 a.m. update- New Kent Sheriff’s Office personnel resumed searching for the missing person at 9 a.m. along with the Virginia State Police and other law enforcement personnel.) New Kent Sheriff’s Office along with New Kent Fire-Rescue and other surrounding county emergency personnel are investigating a possible drowning in New Kent. Shortly after 1 p.m. on Aug. 31, New Kent Sheriff’s Office personnel responded to a 9-1-1 call about a boat stalled on the Pamunkey River near Cumberland Road. According to the press release, witnesses said a male subject was attempting to return his stalled boat to shore…
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