Woman admits to killing girlfriend in Highland Springs

By James A. Riley - Digital Content Producer
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WRIC Newsroom - HENRICO COUNTY, Va. (WRIC) — Henrico County Police told 8News a woman walked into the First Precinct Thursday at 6 a.m. and announced she had killed her girlfriend in their Highland Springs townhouse.

Police said they interviewed the woman and then took her into custody before sending officers to the Viviana Hall Townhomes around 7 a.m. for a welfare check.

When they arrived at the scene at 815 Pleasant Street, they found a deceased adult in bed.

Police do not believe that there is a current threat to the public.

Police say they just got a search warrant for the scene and that forensics crews are currently going over it.

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