SVSS names new director

Shenandoah Valley Social Services announced Sherry Bowman McClanahan as the new director, effective January 16th.

She will succeed Anita Harris who retired in July after 36 years with SVSS.

Bowman McClanahan brings with her over 30 years of experience with the Virginia Department of Social Services.

She most recently served as Child Protective Services Supervisor with the Henrico County Department of Social Services.

She was chosen for her leadership experiences including collaboration with community partners to coordinate trauma-informed, community based services for children and family and her efforts to foster diversity, equity, and inclusion in the workplace and the community.

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Shooting Results in Vehicle Crash

Henrico County Police Division is investigating a shooting accident that resulted in a vehicle crash in North Henrico.

Sunday July 10 police were called to the 500 block of North Road to investigate a vehicle crash involving gunfire.

Officers learned from witnesses at the scene that a suspect had gotten out of a vehicle and started shooting at the occupants of

the other vehicle.

The vehicle that was shot at then crashed into a parked car as the suspect drove away from the scene.

Henrico County Police Department is continuing the investigation.

No arrests have been made at this time.

Anyone with information related to this incident is encouraged to call Crime Stoppers at 804-780-1000 or submit a web tip using the P3Tips mobile app.

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