Accomack County Man Charged With Second Degree Murder


An Accomack County man was arrested in connection with a shooting death in New Church earlier this month. On April 1, Police were called to Silverthorne Road where they found 67-year-old Lonnie Medlin shot. He later died at the scene. 44-year-old Patrick Wescott was in a fight with Medlin before he was shot. Wescott was charged with second degree murder but was later released on $5,000 bond.