[7-E-Chapman]

[ANCHOR=Melanie]

[NEWSCAST=AM Cutins]
[WRITER=tha]
[TAPE#=99-27 1:46:23]
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Two men are behind bars this morning for allegedly conspiring to kill a Montgomery County judge.
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[VO-NAT]
[SUPER=03-Christiansburg;]


Derrick Chapman was arraigned yesterday afternoon for allegedly plotting to shoot Circuit Judge Ray Grubbs in the head.
Chapman is familiar with the court system.
Just two years ago-- he was acquitted on first degree murder charges by Pulaski County jury.
Chapman's father believes that's the reason his son has been charged.
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[SOT]
[IN Q=They want]

((CALVIN CHAPMAN/DERRICK CHAPMAN'S FATHER: THEY WANT TO GET DERRICK OFF THE STREET AND I FEEL LIKE DERRICK WAS SET UP AND I JUST THINK IT'S A SHAME THE POLICE DEPARTMENT WOULD DO SOMETHING LIKE THIS.))
[SUPER=01-Calvin Chapman/Derrick Chapman's Father;]
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[OUT Q=like this.]
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[VO-NAT]
[SUPER=04-File Tape;]


28- year old Chris DeMoranville (dee-moran-ville) was arrested yesterday for allegedly hiring Chapman to try and kill the judge.
DeMoranville has a lengthy criminal record on file at the Montgomery County courthouse-- and was scheduled to appear before Judge Grubbs on a probation violation charge next month.
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[7-E-Boyd]


[ANCHOR=Melanie]
[NEWSCAST=AM Cutins]
[WRITER=khu]
[TAPE#=99-32 1:36:51]
[GRAPHIC=Terry Boyd]


It is a rare occasion when a criminal suspect is physically unable to get to court, and yesterday the courts went to the criminal.
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[VO-NAT]
[SUPER=03-Roanoke]


In this case, a Roanoke County judge went to Carilion Roanoke Memorial Hospital... where 22 year old Terry Leon Boyd has been for the past week.
He allegedly shot himself in the head as police were about to arrest him on an interstate exit ramp in Roanoke County last week.
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[SOT 2:03:55]
[IN Q=The doctors have]

((THE DOCTORS HAVE DETERMINED YOU ARE NOW ABLE TO PARTICIPATE IN YOUR ARRANGEMENT PROCESS. THERE ARE SOME QUESTIONS ABOUT THE IMPACT OF YOUR INJURIES.))
[SUPER=01-Judge Vince Lilley/Roanoke Co. Gen. Dist. Court]
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[OUT Q=your injuries.]
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[ANCHOR=Melanie]
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The judge appointed an attorney to represent Boyd through the extradition process.
Boyd is wanted in Washington D-C for the death of his step grandmother and another woman.

[7-E-Canupp]


[ANCHOR=Melanie]
[NEWSCAST=AM Cutins]
[WRITER=ssm]
[TAPE#=99-28 2:04:36]
[GRAPHIC=Legal Scales]


He was known on line as "Dr. Evil."
Now, a North Carolina man has pleaded guilty to federal charges of trying to solicit a young girl for sex.
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[VO-NAT]
[SUPER=03-Lynchburg]


46-year old Raymond (CAN-up) Canupp was arrested last spring after he traveled to Bedford County for what he thought was a meeting with a 13-year old girl.
Canupp actually had been communicating with an undercover police officer over the Internet.
Authorities say Canupp e-mailed nude pictures of himself to the officer.
He faces up to 30 years in prison when he's sentenced in January.
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[7-Execution]


[ANCHOR=Melanie]
[NEWSCAST=AM Cutins]
[WRITER=mel]
[TAPE#=]
[GRAPHIC=VA Death Court]


Unless the Supreme Court or Governor Gilmore intervene Jason Matthew Joseph will be executed for killing a Portsmouth man.
Twenty- year old Jeffrey Anderson was working at a sandwich shop in 19-92 when Joseph shot him in a robbery.
Police said Anderson had already given Joseph money from the cash register when Joseph ordered him to get on the floor behind the counter and then shot him in the back.


[7Weather]


[ANCHOR=Melanie]
[NEWSCAST=AM Cutins]
[WRITER=tar]
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Looking now at your Tuesday forecast...
Expect mostly cloudy skies today with light winds.
Highs cooler than usual for this time of year, reaching the low to mid 50s.
Rain likely this evening, with low temperatures in the 40s.
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[45-Violence]


[ANCHOR=Melanie]
[NEWSCAST=AM Cutins]
[WRITER=kwe]
[TAPE#=99-43]
[GRAPHIC=Domestic Violence]


It's a shocking statistic; every 12 seconds a woman is beaten in this country.
That's one of the reasons the Y-W-C-A is holding a Week Without Violence.
Kate Weidaw explains.
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[IN Q=you could stop]
[SUPER=07-Lauren Wiley; :00]
[SUPER=03-Roanoke; :07]
[SUPER=07-Ebonii Wilson; :23]
[SUPER=07-Madeline Giles; :49]
[SUPER=01-Sally Grayvely/YWCA Associate Director; 1:08]
[SUPER=@Kate1; 1:18]
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(([SOT 2:34:15]
[INQ=]

((LAUREN WILEY: YOU COULD STOP SELLING WEAPONS AND STOP USING THEM FOR UNUSED THINGS.))
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The YWCA's after school program is taking part in making young people aware of violence. Ebonii Wilson says she hears gun shots and fights go on at night in her neighborhood, but talks to her family about how to stay safe.

[SOT 2:30:40]
[INQ=]

((EBONII WILSON: I TALK TO MY AUNT AND MY MOM WE SIT DOWN AND TALK ABOUT HOW WE CAN FEEL SAFE AROUND OUR HOUSE.))
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While some drew pictures of where they feel safe others jumped rope while talking about what violence means to them.

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((WHEN SOMEONE TRIES TO HIT YOU OR TAKE YOU OR HURT YOU IN ANY WAY.))
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Some had ideas on how to prevent it.

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[INQ=]

((MADELINE GILES: THEY SHOULD TRY TO TALK TO THE PERSON WHO IS TRYING TO START FIGHTS AND THEY SHOULD TELL THEM VIOLENCE IS WRONG AND NO ONE SHOULD BE VIOLENT.))
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Sally Grayvely is the Associate Director of the YWCA. She says holding a special day for young people during the week is important.

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((SALLY GRAYVELY/ASSOC. DIR. YWCA: THE VIOLENCE THAT IS GOING ON SEEMS SO PREVALENT. I THINK WE NEED TO BRING IT UP AND TALK ABOUT IT AND FIND OUT WHAT WE CAN DO TO PREVENT IT.))
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[STANDUP] ((KATE WEIDAW/REPORTING: THE YWCA IS ALSO HOLDING A VIOLENT TOY EXCHANGE. ANYONE WHO BRINGS IN A TOY GUN OR OTHER TOY WEAPON WILL RECEIVE A FREE TICKET TO SWIM AT THE YWCA CENTRAL THIS SATURDAY.))
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[45-Workplace-Deaths]


[ANCHOR=Melanie]
[NEWSCAST=AM Cutins]
[WRITER=equ]
[TAPE#=99-36 1:00:21]
[GRAPHIC=None]


Nationwide, there's a trend for less violent deaths in the workplace.
But that's NOT the case in Virginia.
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[VO-NAT]


Murder or suicide caused 12 percent of workplace deaths in the U-S last year.
But the Virginia Department of Labor and Industry says violence caused 23 percent of the deaths in state workplaces in 1998.
Suicides are way up.
Suicides were only four percent of violent workplace deaths nationwide-- but were the cause of 34 percent of the violent worker deaths in Virginia.
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[SOT 11:59:43]
[IN Q=There does not]

((JOHN BARR/DEPARTMENT OF LABOR & INDUSTRY: THERE DOES NOT SEEM TO BE ANY TREND. WE LOOK FOR TRENDS IN THIS DATA, BECAUSE THAT'S VERY HELPFUL TO US IN TERMS OF IDENTIFYING SPECIFIC PROBLEMS THAT WE CAN ALERT EMPLOYERS TO OR ALERT EMPLOYEE GROUPS TO. TO SAY WATCH OUT FOR THIS SORT OF THING, OR TO GO TO SPECIFIC INDUSTRIES AND SAY WATCH OUT.))
[SUPER=01-John Barr/Department of Labor & Industry;]
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[OUT Q=and say watch out.]
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[VO-NAT]


Workplace suicides in Virginia have been in the single digits, or NOT reportable since 1992 -- except for a spike of 10 suicides in 1995 and 14 last year.
Gunshots caused ten of the 14 suicides in '98.
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[45Weather]


[ANCHOR=Melanie]
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[WRITER=tar]
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Looking at today's forecast...
Mostly cloudy and cool with highs in the mid 50s.
Rain developing tonight, lows in the mid 40s.
The extended forecast stays wet tomorrow...with dry weather expected for the rest of the week.
Highs in the 50s and 60s...lows in the 40s

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[8-E-Chapman]


[ANCHOR=Melanie]
[NEWSCAST=AM Cutins]
[WRITER=tha]
[TAPE#=99-27 1:46:23]
[GRAPHIC=Legal Scales]


Police believe they stopped a plot to kill a Montgomery County judge.
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[VO-NAT]
[SUPER=03-Christiansburg;]


Derrick Chapman was arraigned yesterday for allegedly conspiring to shoot Circuit Judge Ray Grubbs in the head.
Chapman is familiar with the court system.
Just two years ago-- he was acquitted on first degree murder charges by Pulaski County jury.
Chapman's father believes that's the reason his son has been charged.
(/////SOT/////)
[SOT]
[IN Q=They want]

((CALVIN CHAPMAN/DERRICK CHAPMAN'S FATHER: THEY WANT TO GET DERRICK OFF THE STREET AND I FEEL LIKE DERRICK WAS SET UP AND I JUST THINK IT'S A SHAME THE POLICE DEPARTMENT WOULD DO SOMETHING LIKE THIS.))
[SUPER=01-Calvin Chapman/Derrick Chapman's Father;]
[RUNS=09]
[OUT Q=like this.]
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[VO-NAT]
[SUPER=04-File Tape;]


28- year old Chris DeMoranville (dee-moran-ville) was arrested yesterday for allegedly hiring Chapman to try and kill the judge.
DeMoranville has a lengthy criminal record on file at the Montgomery County courthouse-- and was scheduled to appear before Judge Grubbs on a probation violation charge next month.
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[8-E-Jones]


[ANCHOR=Melanie]
[NEWSCAST=AM Cutins]
[WRITER=tte]
[TAPE#=99-48 2:07]
[GRAPHIC=Campaign 99]


Senator Madison Marye's opponent is accusing the senator of voting to give his son-in-law extra business.
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[VO-NAT]
[SUPER=03-Christiansburg;]


Republican Jim Jones says Marye voted NOT to limit out-of-state garbage because his son owns the Brunswick landfill in Lawrenceville.
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[SOT 14:09:33]
[IN Q=The senator's votes]

((THE SENATOR'S VOTES ON TRASH THEMSELVES JUSTIFY HIS REMOVAL FROM OFFICE. HIS VOTES ARE TURNING VIRGINIA INTO THE LANDFILL OF THE EAST COAST.))
[SUPER=01-Jim Jones/(R) Candidate for Senate;]
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[OUT Q=east coast]
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[VO-NAT]
[SUPER=03-Shawsville;]

Marye says his son-in-law has a financial stake in the landfill but no longer owns it. The senator got permission from the Ethics Committee to vote on solid waste issues. He says he voted the way he did because, it's safer to ship garbage on the water than on the road.
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[8-5-Supreme-Court]


[ANCHOR=Melanie]
[NEWSCAST=AM Cutins]
[WRITER=dse]
[TAPE#=598-42 TC1:50:08]
[GRAPHIC=None]


The U-S Supreme Court has turned down appeals from two Virginia death row inmates.
Yesterday, the court refused to hear the appeals of Earl Bramblett and Brandon Hedrick.
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[VO-NAT]
[SUPER=03-Vinton/File Tape]


Bramblett was sentenced to die for killing a Vinton family in August 1994.
[SUPER=03-Appomattox/File Tape]


Hedrick was convicted of robbing, raping and murdering a woman in Appomattox County in May 1997.
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[8-Fatal-Accident]


[ANCHOR=Melanie]
[NEWSCAST=AM Cutins]
[WRITER=chr]
[TAPE#=None]
[GRAPHIC=fatal Accident]


A single-vehicle accident claimed the life of a Gretna man yesterday afternoon.
59-year-old Paul Monroe Mease Junior died at the scene after his pickup ran off of Route 935 in Pittsylvania County.
The truck hit an embankment and overturned.
Mease was not wearing a seat belt.



[8-E-Deer-Virus]


[ANCHOR=Melanie]
[NEWSCAST=AM Cutins]
[WRITER=equ]
[TAPE#=99-37 1:08:00]
[GRAPHIC=none]


Fifteen Virginia counties are now coping with a virus that is killing deer.
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[VO-NAT]
[SUPER=04-Game & Inland Fisheries]


That's the most widespread the disease has been in Virginia since 1980.
It causes hemorrhaging of the heart and lung muscles in white tail deer.
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[SOT 5:21]
[IN Q=It usually]

((BRAD HOWARD/STATE BIOLOGIST: IT USUALLY CAUSES THE DEER TO RUN AN EXTREMELY HIGH FEVER, WHICH OFTEN LEADS THE DEER TO WATER, AND THAT'S USUALLY WHERE THE CARCASSES ARE FOUND -- NEAR OR CLOSE TO A BODY OF WATER.))
[SUPER=01-Brad Howard/State Biologist;]
[RUNS=:08]
[OUT Q=body of water.]
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[VO-NAT]


The disease is transmitted to the deer by a biting fly.
Scientists say the flies may be more plentiful this year because drought conditions provide good breeding grounds for them.
It's NOT dangerous to humans, pets, or livestock.
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[8Weather]


[ANCHOR=Melanie]
[NEWSCAST=AM Cutins]
[WRITER=tar]
[TAPE#=]
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Turning your attention now to weather...
Mostly cloudy and cool today with a high near 55.
A cold front will bring rain tonight, with lows in the mid 40s.
The extended forecast is calling for more rain tomorrow...with sunshine returning by Friday.


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