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Remains found in burned SUV confirmed to be those of missing Bedford Co. man

Artenna Horsley-Robey, suspect in Appomattox County murder
Artenna Horsley-Robey, suspect in Appomattox County murder(Blue Ridge Regional Jail)
Published: Oct. 28, 2020 at 1:10 PM EDT
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APPOMATTOX COUNTY, Va. (WDBJ) - The Appomattox County Sheriff’s Office has confirmed the name of a murder victim found in a burned SUV October 21.

The victim was 45-year-old Carlos L. Rose of Lynchburg, who was reported missing from the Boonsboro area October 21.

The burned vehicle was found the same day around 11 a.m. near the intersection of Forbes Road and State Park Road in the Appomattox-Buckingham State Forest. The 2002 GMC Yukon was registered to Rose.

29-year-old Artenna K. Horsley-Robey was arrested October 27 and charged with first-degree murder. Detectives are still looking for a male person of interest in the investigation, seen in several surveillance photos including one taken at a Walmart in Madison Heights wearing a black hat, and looking for the identity of the man in the same photo wearing a blue mask.

The Appomattax County Sheriff's Office is looking for these persons of interest in connection...
The Appomattax County Sheriff's Office is looking for these persons of interest in connection with a murder.(Appomattox Sheriff's Office)

A second person of interest, Ernico Moss, is in custody in another state on unrelated charges.

The sheriff’s office said its thoughts and prayers were with the family and friends of Rose as they continue to work on the investigation.

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