Victim in fatal Appomattox County shooting identified
APPOMATTOX COUNTY, Va. (WDBJ) - UPDATE: According to the Appomattox County Sheriff’s Office, the victim has been positively identified as 34-year-old Carlos Rican Roman, Jr. of Spring Grove Road.
EARLIER: One man is dead after a shooting in the 1400 block of Spring Grove Road in Sprout Spring.
The Appomattox County Sheriff’s Office responded around noon to a reported shooting at the property and found the victim outside with a gunshot wound.
Despite CPR efforts by deputies and Emergency Medical Services, the victim died at the scene.
36-year-old Charles Roosevelt Abbitt, Jr., of Sprout Spring, was arrested and charged with 2nd Degree Murder.
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