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Man arrested after fatal shooting at restaurant; another arrested for robbery

(L-R) Shamanique Peter Mickle, Clinton Minter  (Courtesy: Bedford County Sheriff's Office)
(L-R) Shamanique Peter Mickle, Clinton Minter (Courtesy: Bedford County Sheriff's Office)(Bedford County Sheriff's Office)
Published: Jan. 1, 2022 at 5:06 PM EST|Updated: Jan. 1, 2022 at 5:07 PM EST
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BEDFORD COUNTY, Va. (WDBJ) - UPDATE: Both suspects have been arrested, according to the Bedford County Sheriff’s Office.

Shamanique Mickle is charged with second-degree murder, use of a firearm to commit murder and knowingly and intentionally possessing a firearm after having been convicted of a felony.

Clinton Minter is charged with the robbery of Mickle of monies by using physical force resulting in serious injury.

EARLIER STORY: Two men are wanted after a robbery and deadly shooting at Lago Pizza in Moneta.

Shamanique Peter Mickle, 44 of Roanoke, was allegedly robbed around midnight Friday night by Clinton Minter, 28 of Bedford, according to the Bedford County Sheriff’s Office.

Mickle then allegedly returned to the business approximately two and a half hours later and was involved in a conflict with James Sipos, 49 of Huddleston. Sipos was shot dead during this struggle.

Mickle is charged with second-degree murder, use of a firearm to commit murder and knowingly and intentionally possessing a firearm after having been convicted of a felony.

Minter is charged with the robbery of Mickle of monies by using physical force resulting in serious injury.

Contact 540-586-7827 or Central Virginia Crime Stoppers at 1-888-798-5900 with information helpful to the case. Crime Stopper reports stay anonymous and could be eligible for a reward of up to $1,000.

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