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Two arrested for shooting and robbery in Henry County

Mugshots: (l-r) Leif Hughes, Tymear Thompson
Mugshots: (l-r) Leif Hughes, Tymear Thompson(Henry County Sheriff's Office)
Updated: Jun. 11, 2021 at 7:18 PM EDT
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HENRY COUNTY, Va. (WDBJ) - A man remains in a hospital after being shot, and two men have been charged with his shooting and for robbing him.

Early June 2, 2021, the Martinsville-Henry County 911 Center got a call that a person had been shot on S&L Court in Collinsville. Deputies found Mason Wasoski, 19, of Stuart, inside his vehicle with a gunshot wound to the head. He was flown to a hospital for treatment of life-threatening injuries. 

The investigation led detectives to determine Leif Keiglen Rider Hughes and Tymear Rayvonne Thompson had planned to rob Wasoski. They arranged to meet with the victim on S&L Court, according to investigators, to buy marijuana. Detectives say Thompson robbed Wasoski and shot him.

Hughes, 18, of Martinsville was charged and arrested for the Aggravated malicious wounding, Armed robbery and Conspiracy to commit robbery.

Tymear Rayvonne Thompson, 20, of Martinsville was charged and arrested for the Aggravated malicious wounding, Armed robbery, Use of a firearm during the commission of a felony and Possession of a firearm by a convicted felon.

Both are being held in the Henry County Jail without bond.

Anyone with information about this incident is asked to contact the Henry County Sheriff’s Office at 276-638-8751 or Crimestoppers at 63-CRIME (632-7463). The Crimestoppers Program offers rewards up to $2500 for information related to crime. The nature of the crime and the substance of the information determine the amount of reward paid.

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