A jury room dispute is now public following a closely watched Shenandoah County murder trial. Members of the jury recommended on Thursday that Jody Lynn Bradley serve nine years in prison for the second-degree murder of Brendon Manning Barker, a 16-year-old boy who was shot while visiting Bradley’s daughter. Some jurors are now arguing that [...]
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June 8th, 2009 · Comments Off · Mental Health, Murder, Prince William County
A Woodbridge man is now fit to be tried for murder, after being found incompetent to stand trial in March. Keith Baskerville, charged in the abduction and death of an Alexandria woman, completed treatment last month at a state mental hospital and was sent to the Prince William-Manassas Regional Jail after his discharge, reports the [...]
June 3rd, 2009 · Comments Off · Murder
Despite lingering mysteries, the Virginia State Police will close the books on its investigation of police work in a 1967 double killing in Staunton. According to The News Virginian, concerns about lead investigator Davie Bocock’s handling of the case could not be resolved due to a “significant lapse of time.” Although Sharron Diane Crawford Smith, [...]