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Recycle your old electronics and shred documents to prevent identity theft this weekend

Bring your old computers, VCRs, camcorders, stereos, and more, plus shred your personal documents to keep them away from prying eyes. It’s all free thanks to an event being put on in the West End this weekend.

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From Henrico Police:

The Henrico County Police Division and the Henrico County Division of Solid Waste and Recycling are collaborating to help citizens responsibly recycle electronic items and prevent identity theft – all at the same time!

On Saturday, May 5, from 10:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m., the two departments will conduct a document shredding and electronics recycling event. This will take place at 1400 Best Plaza Drive (Off East Parham Road – one block east of I-95)

Citizens will be able to have personal documents securely shredded for free on site by Gone4Good.  Additionally, citizens will be able to responsibly dispose of unwanted electronics by recycling them.  Computer systems and accessories, printers, scanners, copiers, FAX machines, VCRs, camcorders, stereos, microwave ovens and other electronic items may be recycled free.

There is a fee to recycle old televisions. $23 for TVs smaller than 27” and $30 for TVs larger than 30”.

Citizens may bring up to two boxes (10”x13”x18”) or three paper grocery bags of personal documents only.  No recyclable paper items will be accepted for shredding. The electronics recycling does not accept compact fluorescent light bulbs (CFLs), refrigerators, dehumidifiers, or air conditioners.

For more information about the electronics recycling, call 804-340-0900.  For more information about the shredding event, call 501-4838.

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Richmond Police seek missing Northside woman last seen in Washington, D.C.

Candis H. Bellah, 32, is missing from the 3800 block of Chamberlayne Avenue. Bellah was last seen in Washington, D.C. on Monday, March 16 and was expected to return to Richmond on that same day but has not been seen.

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The Richmond Police Department is asking for the public’s help in locating a missing person.

Candis H. Bellah, 32, is missing from the 3800 block of Chamberlayne Avenue. Bellah was last seen in Washington, D.C. on Monday, March 16 and was expected to return to Richmond on that same day but has not been seen.

Anyone with information on Bellah is asked to call Detective A. Darnell at (804) 363-0878 or contact Crime Stoppers at (804) 780-1000 or at www.7801000.com.

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VIDEO: Richmond Police seek suspect in St. Patrick’s Day burglary at VCU area vape shop

WATCH: The suspect can be seen on surveillance footage tucking and rolling through the glass of Kulture’s front door before smashing and grabbing merchandise.

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Richmond Police detectives are asking for the public’s help to identify the suspect in a commercial burglary that occurred on St. Patrick’s Day at Kulture, a vape shop near VCU’s Monroe Park Campus.

At approximately 6:10 a.m. on Tuesday, March 17, officers responded to a business in the 1200 block of West Cary Street for the report of a commercial burglary. When officers arrived, a witness stated she heard glass breaking from the business next door.

Video surveillance shows a man jump headfirst into the glass door of the business. He’s then seen smashing a cabinet and reportedly stole thousands of dollars of merchandise.

The suspect was last seen wearing a red hooded sweatshirt, black pants, and a black backpack.

Anyone with information about the identity of this suspect is asked to call Third Precinct Detective R. Bailey at (804) 646-3192 or contact Crime Stoppers at (804) 780-1000 or at www.7801000.com. The P3 Tips Crime Stoppers app for smartphones may also be used. All Crime Stoppers methods are anonymous.

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Police identify victim in Lamb Avenue homicide

Richmond Police detectives have identified the victim of yesterday’s homicide as Rushard O. Grant, 40, of Charleston, SC.

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Richmond Police detectives have identified the victim of yesterday’s homicide as Rushard O. Grant, 40, of Charleston, SC.

At approximately 8:29 a.m. on Monday, March 16, officers responded to the 2400 block of Lamb Avenue for the report of an abandoned semi-tractor cab. Once on scene, they found Grant unresponsive in the front of the cab. He was suffering from apparent trauma to the body and pronounced dead at the scene.

Anyone with information about this homicide is asked to call Major Crimes Detective G. Bailey at (804) 646-6743 or contact Crime Stoppers at (804) 780-1000 or at www.7801000.com. The P3 Tips Crime Stoppers app for smartphones may also be used. All Crime Stoppers methods are anonymous.

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