VPM Daily Newscast: Nov. 24, 2022
The VPM Daily Newscast contains all your Central Virginia news in just 5 to 10 minutes. Episodes are recorded the night before.
Here’s a recap of the top stories on the morning of Nov. 24, 2022:
Reported by WHRO’s Katherine Hafner
Seven people are dead and another four injured after a Walmart employee opened fire in the Sam's Circle store location in Chesapeake late Tuesday. Police confirmed the male shooter is among the dead.
Reported by VPM’s Ian Stewart
Representatives from the Mattaponi and Pamunkey Indian Tribes delivered fresh game to Govenor Glenn Youngkin Wednesday in lieu of paying taxes to the state. The treaty and ceremony that dates back hundreds of years was overshadowed by the recent mass shootings in Chesapeake.
In other news:
After Chesapeake, UVA shootings, Youngkin to propose mental health agenda (Virginia Mercury)
Virginia, Longtime Gun-Rights Bastion, Recently Tightened Its Firearms Laws (The New York Times)
In case you missed it:
Saturday's Virginia-Virginia Tech football game canceled (Richmond Times-Dispatch)