NORFOLK, Va. (WAVY) - Battalion Chief Julian Williamson with Norfolk Fire-Rescue said bed bugs have been detected in two of the department's fire stations.
A firefighter reported bedbugs in the sleeping quarters of Fire Station 1 on Saturday. More were found in the bunks at Fire Station 13.
Williamson said some furniture and carpet was removed from Station 1 and pest control is working to eradicate the bugs at both locations.
Firefighters have said none of their homes have been affected by the bugs.
Charges have been made in a domestic abuse investigation involving a 74-year-old woman in Elizabeth City.
Witnesses tell WAVY.com the attack of a shopper was the cause of a heavy police presence at the Ross department store at Military Circle in Norfolk Wednesday night.
Drivers traveling between Hatteras Island and the mainland were forced to use an emergency ferry Wednesday, following the sudden closure of the Bonner Bridge Tuesday.