Jake Burns


I am a photojournalist at WTVR CBS 6

Recent Articles

  • ALERT: ‘Grandparent scam’ hits Central Virginia

    Posted on: 7:01 am, April 17, 2014, by , updated on: 02:20pm, April 17, 2014

    Local consumer advocates say con artists have scammed local elders out of thousands of dollars.
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  • Ceremonies honor Va. Tech massacre victims on anniversary

    Posted on: 11:52 am, April 16, 2014, by and , updated on: 12:47pm, April 16, 2014

    People across Virginia paused to remember the victims on the seventh anniversary of the deadliest shooting rampage in U.S. history.
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    Virginia Tech Memorial
  • Thousands hit the road for Spring Break

    Posted on: 1:58 pm, April 14, 2014, by

    April is distracted driving month across the nation, so driver advocacy groups are asking everyone to remain alert behind the wheel.
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  • RPD: Same armed robber hit CVS, convenience store

    Posted on: 7:28 pm, April 13, 2014, by , updated on: 04:58pm, April 14, 2014

    Police were called to the 5000 block of Forest Hill Avenue on Saturday night.
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    Serial robbery suspect (FastMart)
  • Help your neighbor should disaster strike

    Posted on: 11:53 pm, April 12, 2014, by , updated on: 07:52am, April 13, 2014

    The CERT program trains ordinary citizens in disaster preparedness and emergency response.
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  • The source of last night’s house-shaking ‘mystery booms’

    Posted on: 11:13 am, April 9, 2014, by and , updated on: 06:37pm, April 9, 2014

    Fort Pickett officials said "certain atmospheric conditions can create situations where sound carries further."
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  • How old is that water main near you?

    Posted on: 7:32 pm, April 8, 2014, by , updated on: 08:29am, April 9, 2014

    The oldest pipes in Henrico are in the eastern potion of the county, some of which are 80 years old.
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  • Sexting: ‘It’s become kind of the sexual norm’

    Posted on: 7:05 pm, April 7, 2014, by , updated on: 07:54pm, April 7, 2014

    A week after investigators in a local county broke up a "sexting ring" run by more than 100 teens, local health experts are warning of it's dangers down the road.
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  • Chesterfield police locate missing man

    Posted on: 1:16 pm, April 6, 2014, by , and , updated on: 09:49pm, April 6, 2014

    Joseph Furey was last seen Saturday, walking westbound on Hull Street Rd near the Route 288 interchange.
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  • Parents of Chickahominy River crash victims call wreck ‘stupid, careless’

    Posted on: 2:59 pm, April 3, 2014, by , updated on: 03:58pm, April 3, 2014

    Andrew Walters, 23, has been charged with two counts of felony murder, two counts of involuntary manslaughter, and eluding police in connection to the February crash.
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    Family speaks
  • UPDATE: Driver faces slew of charges after multiple crashes on Midlothian

    Posted on: 11:08 am, April 2, 2014, by , and , updated on: 05:49pm, April 2, 2014

    Officers took a 26-year-old man into custody after a wild scene on Midlothian Turnpike in Chesterfield County.
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  • Richmond schools spokeswoman on leave after alcohol incident

    Posted on: 1:09 pm, April 1, 2014, by , updated on: 01:14pm, April 1, 2014

    Felicia Cosby allegedly served alcohol to an intern inside the Richmond Schools Central Office at City Hall, multiple sources confirmed.
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