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Up next on News 7 at Five-
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The manhunt is over. Police arrest a man they say killed two people in Pittsyvlania county.
The mystery leg is identified in the Oklahoma City bombing.
Plus lesbian Sharon Bottoms made the headlines when she lost custody of her son Tyler. Now her story may be the latest movie of the week.
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Wx-Heads
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No luck with the clouds and fog hanging tough today. We'll try for a decent weekend with this forecast.

Medical-heads


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And, recently in our region, there have been several untimely deaths involving young people.
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On Health Check-- the grieving process, with advice on putting away the pain.
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Authorities late this afternoon, nab the man they say killed two people in Pittsylvania County.
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5-Blacksburg-Shooting


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Blacksburg police are investigating a double shooting at Fairfax Point townhouses.
It happened just aroud four this afternoon.
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Police found two people dead in a bedroom at Number 233.
Two guns were also found at the scene.
The victims are identified only as a male and a female.
Neighbors reported hearing several gunshots and called police.
Police are not releasing any other details.
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24- year old Mark Anthony Carter was arrested around 2:30 this afternoon in the Henry County community of Axton.
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Teresa Hamilton was there and joins us now from our Danville newsroom.
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Jean, it all happened so quickly that details are a little sketchy.
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We can tell you police apparently received an anonymous tip around one today from a caller who thought they'd spotted Carter's vehicle.
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((LT. KIMMY NESTER/HENRY CO. SHERIFF'S DEPT.: WE'RE GREATLY CONCERNED FOR THE PUBLIC'S SAFETY AND THE SAFETY OF OUR OFFICERS...OUR DEPARTMENT AND OTHERS.))
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Lt. Kimmy Nester's concerns have been put to rest.
Within an hour of our interview, authorities received the tip they'd been waiting for.
Based on an anonymous call, they went to a home on Route 610 in the community of Axton.
It was there they spotted Carter's vehicle and made the arrest.
Carter is charged with killing 19- year old Sherell Hairston and her 25- year old boyfriend, Darrell Womack.
Their bodies were found by a passerby early Tuesday morning-- outside an abandoned store in the Sandy River Community of Pittsylvania County.
For family members, the past three days have been overwhelming.
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Carter was immediately taken to appear before a Magistrate. Authorities say more arrests are expected.
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(Question: Teresa, I understand this isn't the first time this week Carter has been face to face with a Henry County deputy.)
That's right. On Sunday, Carter met with a Deputy to report an armed robbery. In that case, Carter told police he was the victim. But authorities, now, apparently aren't buying his story. We'll have more on that at six.

5-Bedford-Body


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Bedford County authorities made an arrest in the murder of a Gretna man found dumped along a roadside yesterday.
38 year old Randall E. Faris is being held without bond for the murder of 36 year old Bobby Anthony Carter.
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Carter's body was discovered along an embankment off Route 608 near Leesville Lake around 10 yesterday morning.
Police got a tip that Carter was killed in Pittsylvania County and dumped in Bedford.
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((MIKE BROWN/BEDFORD CO. SHERIFF: WE ARE TREATING IT AS A BEDFORD COUNTY CASE, THE BODY WAS FOUND IN BEDFORD, WE ARE INVESTIGATING IT AS A BEDFORD COUNTY INCIDENT. IT'S POSSIBLE HE WAS KILLED IN SOME OTHER LOCATION AND DUMPED IN BEDFORD, BUT AT THIS POINT WE JUST DON'T KNOW.))
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Brown says they don't have a motive yet for the slaying.
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5-Forest-Fatal


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No charges filed in a bizarre accident that killed a Bedford County woman late last night.
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29 year old Deanna Kidd died when she was run over by her boyfriend's truck in the Graves Mill Shopping Center parking lot.
Police say the two argued earlier in the day, and Kidd was trying to jump onto the back of the truck when the accident happened.
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Kidd was pronounced dead at the scene.
Her boyfriend, 26 year old Robert Evans, was questioned but not charged with her death.
Authorities say the death appears accidental.
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5-Teacher-Shot


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A mother is urging her son to surrender in the shooting of a Los Angeles teacher.
She made a televised plea today
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asking her 22-year old son Ziron White to give up.
The teacher, Alfredo Perez, was shot yesterday in front of his fifth-grade class.
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Police say he was hit by a stray bullet in a gang shooting outside the school- extensively damaging his brain.
A second suspect 18 year old Frazier Francis has already turned himself in.
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Straight ahead-- investigators in Oklahoma City think an unidentified leg found in the explosion belongs to a victim buried after the blast.
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And a former Army employee is arrested and charged with spying for the former Soviet Union.
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On Health Check-- a college student from Virginia is hospitalized with meningitis.
The story, plus the grieving process among young adults. 2-SHOT
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Also coming up: Remember the lesbian who lost custody of her son?
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You'll be able to see her story as an upcoming movie of the week-- don't go away. cc sponsor

5-OK-Leg


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The Medical Examiner identified that mysterious leg found in the Oklahoma City Bombing Rubble.
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Authorities say the leg belongs to a woman who had been previously identified- Lakesa Levy.
The Medical Examiner says there is a leg buried with Levy that is not hers.
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((DR. FRED JORDAN/OK. CITY CHIEF MEDICAL EXAMINER: WE BELIEVE WHAT HAS HAPPENED IS THAT A LEFT LEG WAS PROBABLY LYING FREE CLOSE TO THAT BODY AND WAS PICKED UP AND PUT WITH THAT BODY.))
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Dr. Jordan says very few bodies were intact at the scene.
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5-Spy


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waiting on name super na062 not in yet.
A former U-S Soldier is under arrest for allegedly spying for the soviets.
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Federal Prosecutors say Robert Lipka sold the soviets a wide variety of U-S secrets during the 60's and 70's.
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((IT IS CHARGED THAT LIPKA EMPLOYING A COMMON ESPIONAGE TECHNIQUE- THAT IS A DEAD DROP, WOULD HIDE PILFERED DOCUMENTS IN DESIGNATED PLACES FOR LATER PICKUP BY THE SOVIET AGENCY.))
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Lipka was an employee at the National Security Agency.
Prosecutors say Lipka had access to some top level secrets.

5-Warner


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The Chairman of Virginia's Republican Party wants the name calling to end in the campaign for the GOP presidential nominee.
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Pat McSweeney wrote the Republican National Committee calling for an end to the divisive campaigning.
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But Republican Senator John Warner says the three candidates vying for the Republican nomination are just engaging in a heated debate.
Warner says this is the way to determine who the strongest candidate is.
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((JOHN WARNER/R-SENATE CANDIDATE: YOU CAN'T STOP CANDIDATES FROM POINTING OUT THEIR STRENGTHS AND THE WEAKNESSES OF THOSE WHO OPPOSE THEM. MY POINT IS YOU'VE GOT TO BE FULLY PREPARED TO ANSWER TO YOU STRENGTHS AND WEAKNESSES.))
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Roanoke was one of Warner's stops today on his re-election campaign.
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Many of the animals at the Mill Mountain Zoo are taking a long winter's nap- but one place they aren't hibernating is the Radisson Patrick Henry Hotel.
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5-HIATUS


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Looking for a chance to get away? Think it's time for a mid-winter's break? DOUBLE BOX JEAN/PATRICK
Patrick Evans has a way for you to find a vacation AND make a contribution to Mill Mountain Zoo all at the same time.
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DOUBLE BOX PATRICK/ROBIN

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Stick around- Mike has qualifying results from Rockingham in tonight's Ticker.
ANCHOR=Connie


And on Health Check--
In recent months, the area has been hit hard by the tragic news of several deaths... among young adults.
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We'll talk to a psychologist about the process of grieving, including advice for parents.
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((DR. MIKE CHIGLINKSY/PSYCHOLOGIST: IF YOU HAVE A STUDENT AT COLLEGE BY ALL MEANS CONTACT THEM, LET THEM KNOW THAT YOU'RE SCARED BY SOMETHING YOU'VE JUST SEEM. AND THAT IT IS YOUR NEED TO CHECK IN WITH THEM AND MAKE SURE THAT THEY ARE OK.))
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5-Meningitis


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A James Madison University students is hospitalized, in critical condition, with meningitis.
The 22 year old woman, from Arlington, is at the University of Virginia Hospital.
Students who live in the woman's apartment building are receiving antibiotics to fight the bacterial infection.
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While it's J-M-U's first case of meningitis this year, other colleges have already reported cases.
A leading microbiologist says it may be more than coincidence when meningitis turns up on college campuses, or among military recruits.
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((DR. GAIL CASSELL/MICROBIOLOGIST:In THAT YOU HAVE A SUSCEPTIBLE POPULATION, PEOPLE FROM A LOT OF GEOGRAPHIC LOCATIONS COMING TOGETHER SO THAT IN FACT THESE ORGANISMS ARE USUALLY AIRBORNE AND CAN BE TRANSMITTED VERY EASILY FROM ONE PERSON TO ANOTHER. AND IN FACT YOU MAY HAVE IMMUNITY TO THE ORGANISMS IN YOUR OWN GEOGRAPHIC LOCATIONS PERHAPS EVEN FROM BIRTH, HAVING BEEN EXPOSED, BUT THEN WHEN YOU COME TOGETHER IN FAIRLY CLOSE QUARTERS AS COLLEGE POPULATIONS ARE, DEPENDING ON RESIDENCE HALLS, ETC. THEN THEY ARE EXPOSED TO THESE STRAINS THAT THEY HAVEN'T PRESENTLY BEEN EXPOSED TO.))
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5-Grief


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Virginia Military Institute is still dealing with the loss of a first year cadet there, Scott Hickey, he died suddenly last month of the bacteria that causes meningitis.
His death is one in a string of recent cases where students have died.
Hollins College, Radford University, Virginia Tech and North Cross school are all in stages of grief.
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((DR. MIKE CHIGLINSKY/PSYCHOLOGIST: PEOPLE ARE RATHER STUNNED AND KIND OF SHOCKED THAT ALL OF THESE DEATHS WOULD HAVE OCCURRED IN THIS PARTICULAR AGE GROUP. THE REASON THAT STUNNING EFFECT AND THAT SHOCKING EFFECT HAS TAKEN HOLD IS BECAUSE THAT IS AN AGE PERIOD IN THIS GROUP WE DON'T EXPECT WILL EXPERIENCE THIS KIND OF UNTIMELY DEMISE AND WHEN IT DOES OCCUR IT IS KIND OF A BRINGING BACK TO REALITY. FOR ALL OF US, WHERE WE BEGIN TO BE AWARE THAT DEATH DOES OCCUR.))
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When it does, the friends and family of a young person may find themselves feeling un-balanced, depressed, discouraged and defeated.
And you don't have to know someone to be hit hard by their death.
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((DR. CHIGLINSKY: IF YOU IDENTIFY WITH THE INDIVIDUAL AN IDENTIFICATION CAN OCCUR ON MANY LEVELS. BASED ON AGE, GENDER, IT CAN BE ON JUST CIRCUMSTANCES. A GRADUATE AT RADFORD UNIVERSITY MIGHT IDENTIFY WITH SOMEONE WHO HAS ATTENDED THE SCHOOL.))
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Dr. Chiglinsky says it's essential for schools to offer counseling to peers when a tragedy occurs.
Not to control the grieving process, but simply to guide it.
As many people have learned the hard way, grief doesn't dissipate when the attention dies down.
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((DR. CHIGLINSKY: AS A COMMUNITY, AS AN AGENCY, AS A SYSTEM, IT'S IMPORTANT FOR PEOPLE TO MONITOR ALL THE PEOPLE WITHIN THEIR SETTING WHETHER THAT BE ADULTS, ADOLESCENTS OR THE YOUNG ADULTS. IT'S CRITICAL TO KEEP CLOSE TABS, THAT FACULTY KEEP AN EAR OUT FOR CONVERSATIONS THEY MIGHT OVERHEAR THAT REFLECT ONGOING CONCERN ON PART OF ADOLESCENTS.))
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Also, for parents, who have children away at college-- if your frightened by things you've heard on the news-- check on your children, and explain it's your need to know that they're ok.
2-shot-toss
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In Tonight's Two Minute Ticker, The Shaq has a new commercial venture.
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Mike Stevens has the latest on the N-B-A star's newest endorsement.

S5-Hoops


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Good evening everybody and welcome to your weekend.
Let's get today's two minute ticker started with some hot hoop news from the hardwood.
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First Shaquille O'Neal is back devouring Tacos in his latest commercial endeavor.
And thanks to use of some nifty computer graphics, Shaq Daddy is on fire and Smokin'!!!
Take a look!!
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Speaking of being on fire, Villanova All-American candidate Kerry Kittles has been lighting up a university phone card.
Kittles has been suspended for the team's final three regular season game for illegally using the card.
He will be back for the postseason.
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Roanoke College got a scare from Guilford this afternoon. but the lady Maroons have advanced to tomorrow's ODAC title game against Randolph-Macon.
Marcee Hufton led the way with 19 points as Roanoke Beat Guilford 78-to-70.
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S5-Qualify


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The Winston Cup circuit rolled into Rockingham this afternoon with the Chevrolets and Pontiacs looking to make a major comeback after getting blown out at Daytona by the Fords.
And they did just that taking 7 of the top 10 spots in Cup qualifying.
Let's take a look at the top 25.
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Much more coming up at six tonight, Have a great weekend everybody!!!
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5-Bottoms


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The Henrico County lesbian whose son was taken away by Virginia courts will have her story made into an ABC "movie of the week."
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Sharon Bottoms goes back to court on Monday for the latest in her three year battle with her mother for custody.
Next month, ABC says it plans to start filming "For the Love of Tyler."
Tyler is Bottoms' four year old son.
Bottoms will be played by actress Valerie Bertinelli.
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British actress Vanessa Redgrave will portray Sharon's mother Kay Bottoms.

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Coming up on NEWS 7 at SIX, the Virginia General Assembly cracks down on tobacco sales to children.
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Here's Keith Humphry with a preview.
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Both the House and the Senate have now said yes to limits on tobacco sales.
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((SEN. CHARLES HAWKINS/R-CHATHAM: I DON'T KNOW IF IT'S AN ANTI-TOBACCO MOVE OR WHAT. TO ME IT'S TRYING TO DO SOMETHING WITH THE LAW THAT WE REALLY CAN'T DO.))
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Limits on vending machines and requirements for photo-IDs to purchase tobacco products.
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Both to get at the problem of kids smoking or chewing the golden leaf.
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That's coming up in just one half hour on NEWS 7 at SIX. (ad lib bye) ANCHOR=Jean