• Karate teacher accused of sexually assaulting former student

    HARDY, Va. (AP) — A Vinton karate instructor has been accused of sexually assaulting a former student. Multiple news outlets report 48-year-old Richard Perez, the owner of Perez Kenpo Karate, was arrested Tuesday and charged…

  • Va. man accused of beheading mom to be evaluated

    VINTON, Va. (AP) — A judge has ordered a new psychiatric evaluation for a Vinton man accused of beheading his mother. Twenty-nine-year-old Dean Austin Selbe is charged with first-degree murder. An evaluation conducted at Central…