Bluefield Daily Telegraph, Bluefield, WV

Breaking News

Virginia State News

June 24, 2014

Another 3 suspects charged in Lynchburg slaying

LYNCHBURG, Va. — Police have charged three more suspects in the fatal shooting of a Lynchburg man.

Media outlets report that 18-year-old Marcus Banks, 20-year-old Chrisean Douglas Ford and a 16-year-old, all of Lynchburg, were arrested Monday.

The other suspects are 22-year-old April Renae Bateman of Lynchburg, another 16-year-old and a 17-year-old.

All six suspects are charged with first-degree murder, use of a firearm in the commission of a felony, shooting from an occupied vehicle and shooting into an occupied vehicle.

Police say 20-year-old Lawrence Giusto of Lynchburg was shot early Sunday morning. He died at Lynchburg General Hospital.

Family and friends held a vigil for Giusto on Monday night.

 

1
Text Only
Virginia State News
West Virginia State News
AP Video
Raw: Air Algerie Flight 5017 Wreckage Virginia Governor Tours Tornado Aftermath Judge Faces Heat Over Offer to Help Migrant Kids Kerry: No Deal Yet on 7-Day Gaza Truce Kangaroo Goes Missing in Oklahoma More M17 Bodies Return, Sanctions on Russia Grow Gaza Residents Mourn Dead Amid Airstrikes Raw: Deadly Tornado Hits Virginia Campground Ohio State Marching Band Chief Fired After Probe Raw: Big Rig Stuck in Illinois Swamp Cumberbatch Brings 'Penguins' to Comic-Con Raw: Air Algerie Crash Site in Mali Power to Be Restored After Wash. Wildfire Crashed Air Algerie Plane Found in Mali Israel Mulls Ceasefire Amid Gaza Offensive In Case of Fire, Oxygen Masks for Pets Mobile App Gives Tour of Battle of Atlanta Sites
Sister Newspapers' News