Police said Ryland Kidd, 20, shot and killed 24-year-old Justin Edwards around 7:45 p.m. Kidd is charged with murder. Police also arrested Kidd’s girlfriend, 18-year-old Taylor Law, and charged her with felony murder.
New tipline leads to high volume of successful investigations since it began this summer
Kelsey Reichenberg Staff Writer @KRProgressIndex
CHESTERFIELD — The Chesterfield County and Colonial Heights Police Departments recently introduced a smartphone application that allows citizens to submit crime tips safely and anonymously from their mobile devices.
The app, called P3, is a digital platform of the police department’s’ Crime Solvers program.
Since the local Crime Solvers program began in 1984, the Chesterfield County and Colonial Heights Police Departments have adapted to new technologies to benefit the program. The mobile application, available on both iOS and Android platforms, was recently added, allowing tipsters to use a one-click process to submit anonymous tips for any jurisdiction that subscribes to the P3 app service.
The P3 application was first introduced to the community this past summer, and since then has led police to successful investigations of a high-volume of various
UPDATE: The Harnett County Sheriff’s Office has confirmed that 3-year-old Zy’rah Nichole Holliday has been found safe. She is with her mother and father, according to Maj. Jeff Huber. Check back here for updates on this story.
SPRING LAKE — Investigators on Wednesday continued their search for 3-year-old Zy’rah Nichole Holliday, who went missing Tuesday morning.
Zy’rah and her 11-month-old half brother were taken from their apartment on Sweet Lane about 6:15 a.m. Tuesday. The boy was found a few hours later with scratches but otherwise unharmed at the home of a relative of the man who is accused of taking the children.
Duquesne Seandre Thomas, 20, has been charged with two counts of misdemeanor child abuse. Harnett County Sheriff Wayne Coats said Thomas remains uncooperative, refusing to tell law enforcement where Zy’rah could be found.
During a news conference Wednesday afternoon, Coats said Thomas