Undercover agents busted up a $1 million drug deal at a Fairfax County Home Depot on Tuesday. A drug dealer and his two associates, who had driven down from New York, were arrested when attempting to buy 100 kilograms of cocaine. If convicted, the three could face up to 10 years in federal prison.
(The Washington Post)
The town of Purcellville won’t be getting any bigger, as the Town Council voted 6-1 on Tuesday to not annex the 131-acre Warner Brook property. The request, which was originally submitted in October 2015, would have been the first step toward plans to develop retail, residential and recreational areas.
The DMV in Virginia Square has shut down due to what is being called “unsafe conditions.” Reports say that emergency duct work is being done, with the goal of reopening the office by Friday. DMV officials encourage people looking to visit the Virginia Square DMV to consult the DMV website beforehand.
The Virginia Museum of Fine Arts is hitting the road as its traveling art and educational exhibition, the Artmobile, is planning on traveling to Fredericksburg. Through a partnership with the Fredericksburg Area Museum, the Artmobile will stop at Hurkamp Park on Oct. 30.
Another suspicious package, similar to the ones sent to CNN and many prominent Democrats Wednesday, was discovered at a building in Tribeca, New York, early Thursday morning that was addressed to Robert De Niro.