Incident

3-27-2020 Virginia Buchanan 0-1

Location

March 27, 2020

2800 block of N Creek Rd
Buchanan, Virginia
Geolocation: 37.5398, -79.5756

Participants

  • Type: Subject-Suspect
  • Name: Robert Harman Sword
  • Age: 46
  • Age Group: Adult 18+
  • Gender: Male
  • Status: Killed

Incident Characteristics

  • Shot - Dead (murder, accidental, suicide)
  • Officer Involved Incident
  • Officer Involved Shooting - subject/suspect/perpetrator killed

Notes

near Arcadia Rd and Chapel Rd in Botetourt County, suspect shot in gunfire exchange with sheriff's deputy after vehicle crash in national forest, later died

Guns Involved

1 gun involved.

  • Type: Unknown
  • Stolen: Unknown

District

Congressional District: 6
State Senate District: 23
State House District: 19