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Richmond Police seeking public’s help in locating missing man last seen near Ladies Mile Road

Leland A. George, 67, was last seen on Friday, October 9 in the 300 block of E. Ladies Mile Road. George was last seen wearing a burgundy plaid shirt, pajama pants, a tweed hat, and flip flops. He suffers from a medical condition, so there is a concern for his safety.

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

Leland A. George, 67, was last seen on Friday, October 9 in the 300 block of E. Ladies Mile Road. George was last seen wearing a burgundy plaid shirt, pajama pants, a tweed hat, and flip flops. He suffers from a medical condition, so there is a concern for his safety.

George is approximately 5’ 9” and weighs about 160 pounds.

Anyone with information on his whereabouts is asked to call Detective D. Cuffley at (804) 646-6795 or contact Crime Stoppers at (804) 780-1000 or at www.7801000.com.

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OktoberFest will Fest at Lewis Ginter

On Saturday, October 24th Lewis Ginter Botanical Garden will celebrate OktoberFest with music, food, drink, and of course gorgeous plants.

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Celebrate fall, nature’s grand finale, with OktoberFest at Lewis Ginter Botanical Garden with live music by Jackass Flats, included in Garden admission. Food and drink are available for purchase.  Bring canned goods to benefit FeedMore. Sponsored by Meriwether Godsey. The festing  happens on Saturday, October 24th from 11 AM to 4 PM.

Pre-purchased ticket with arrival time required (no walk-ups). There is not a special ticket for OktoberFest; you simply purchase a ticket through the online ticketing system for Oct. 24. You choose an arrival time; however, your visited is not limited to a certain amount of time.

Members, your ticket is free, but you must reserve it online. Please be sure you can attend before you reserve; tickets are limited and “no-shows” prevent others from being able to visit.

Don’t forget this is the last chance to catch Wind, Waves and Light: Art in Motion by George Sherwood. This unconventional exhibition features large-scale, stainless steel sculptures that move and change with the wind. An artist and engineer, George Sherwood creates kinetic sculptures that evoke shimmering leaves, flocks of birds, schools of fish, and waves of light and water. The exhibit ends on Sunday, October 18th.  Pre-purchased ticket with arrival time required (no walk-ups)

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Richmond Then and Now: Bellevue Theater

A then and now snapshot of Richmond.

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The two pictures above are from Cinema Treasures and the one below from RTD Archives. The Jungle Princess is a 1936 American adventure film directed by Wilhelm Thiele starring Dorothy Lamour and Ray Milland. Tropic Holiday was released in 1938 also starring Dorothy Lamour. With no evidence to support this claim, I can’t help but wonder if our unknown photographer was a Dorothy Lamour fan.


Architecture Richmond has a bit of history on the theater here.

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Suspect and vehicle of interest sought in Chamberlayne Avenue homicide 

The Richmond Police Department is asking for the public’s help to locate a suspect and vehicle of interest in connection to a homicide that occurred on Chamberlayne Avenue.

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From Richmond Police:

The Richmond Police Department is asking for the public’s help to locate a suspect and vehicle of interest in connection to a homicide that occurred on Chamberlayne Avenue.

At approximately 8:22 a.m. on Tuesday, October 6, officers were called to an apartment in the 3600 block of Chamberlayne Avenue for the report of a person down. Officers arrived and located Estelle Pugh suffering from trauma. She was pronounced on scene.

The vehicle of interest is a 2011 burgundy Chevrolet Equinox LT. The license plate is UYN-2968. Attached is a photo of the actual vehicle. A stock photo of the vehicle is also included. Detectives believe the vehicle was taken from the victim’s residence in the 3600 block of Chamberlayne Avenue within the past week.

Anyone with information about this incident is asked to call Detective A. Sleem at (804) 814-7123 or contact Crime Stoppers at (804) 780-1000. The P3 Tips Crime Stoppers app for smartphones also may be used. All Crime Stoppers reporting methods are anonymous.

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