Admissions at North Spring health facility halted after resident’s death

Admissions to the children’s residential treatment service at North Spring Behavioral Health in Leesburg are temporarily prohibited after a teenager was found not breathing at the center Nov. 19.

LPD officers surround shirtless man at Leesburg shopping center

Passersby of a Leesburg shopping center near East Market Street and Fort Evans Road may have seen an alarming scene around 12:30 p.m. Sunday with police officers surrounding a shirtless man with their tasers drawn.

Leesburg man sentenced to 13 years for death of baby daughter

Diamante Ellis was found guilty of felony homicide, child abuse and neglect in the death of his daughter, Devyn Ellis, after a seven-day jury trial on March 23.

Leesburg Police searching for missing man

The Leesburg Police Department is searching for a missing 21-year-old man, William Christopher “Billy” Nordyke, who was last seen Wednesday between 1 and 1:30 p.m. in the 1-99 block of Phillips Court NW, Leesburg.

Leesburg home destroyed in fire

A Leesburg home sustained $250,000 in damage – a total loss – after unattended cooking food left on a stove Tuesday started a fire.