Police: Suspected drowning in College Creek

JAMES CITY - A Chesterfield man is suspected to have drowned Monday evening in College Creek off the Colonial Parkway, according to a James City County Police news release.  Tony Jimenez Garcia, 23, was visiting the area with a church group and had been fishing with a relative, the release stated. ...

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