Incident

3-09-2019 Virginia Mendota 1-1

Location

March 09, 2019

Mendota, Virginia
Geolocation: 36.7109, -82.3015

Participants

  • Type: Victim
  • Name: Joslyn M. Alsup
  • Age: 17
  • Age Group: Teen 12-17
  • Gender: Female
  • Status: Killed
  • Type: Subject-Suspect
  • Name: James Michael Wright
  • Age: 23
  • Age Group: Adult 18+
  • Gender: Male
  • Status: Unharmed, Arrested

Incident Characteristics

  • Shot - Dead (murder, accidental, suicide)

Notes

Washington County, carnival worker fatally shot three in 18-day period and dumped their bodies in North Fork Holston River, 22 caliber rifle

Guns Involved

1 gun involved.

  • Type: 22 LR
  • Stolen: Unknown

District

Congressional District: 9
State Senate District: 40
State House District: 4