ELIZABETH CITY, N.C. (WAVY) - ECSU has named former Rocky Mount Chief of Police John Manley, Jr. interim police chief at the university, pending an investigation into Sam Beamon.
Beamon was placed on administrative leave pending a State Bureau of Investigation inquiry stemming from the campus' handling of a complaint of assault and sexual battery.
ECSU officials have not confirmed details of the case, but the timing of his leave lines up with a double sexual assault by a dorm leader on campus.
Virginia Beach police are investigating items found in an Oceanfront hotel room consistent with manufacturing narcotics Friday.
Old Dominion University's Board of Visitors has unanimously endorsed a campus master plan, which includes a brand new, 30,000-seat football stadium.
Two dogs were rescued from a house fire in Portsmouth Friday afternoon.