Incident

12-24-2019 Virginia South Boston 1-1

Location

December 24, 2019

3060 Bellevue Rd
South Boston, Virginia
Geolocation: 36.7345, -78.8758

Participants

  • Type: Victim
  • Name: Lori Leath
  • Age: 37
  • Age Group: Adult 18+
  • Gender: Female
  • Status: Killed
  • Type: Subject-Suspect
  • Relationship: Significant others - current or former
  • Name: Philip Leath
  • Age: 44
  • Age Group: Adult 18+
  • Gender: Male
  • Status: Killed

Incident Characteristics

  • Shot - Dead (murder, accidental, suicide)
  • Suicide^
  • Murder/Suicide
  • Domestic Violence

Notes

Halifax County, former state trooper and his wife shot dead in murder-suicide found in highway in front of their home

Guns Involved

1 gun involved.

  • Type: Unknown
  • Stolen: Unknown

District

Congressional District: 5
State Senate District: 15
State House District: 60