According to Sheriff Todd Godwin, at approximately 10:50 pm. on October 31, 2017, the Accomack County Sheriff’s Office received a report of a subject that had been shot at 14162 Linhaven Circle in Painter, Virginia.

Upon deputies arrival, they discovered a 31 year old black male and a 19 year old black female suffering from gunshot wounds. The victims were transported to Riverside Shore Memorial Hospital by EMS personnel where they are listed in stable condition.

The Accomack County Sheriff’s Office was assisted in this investigation by the Eastern Shore Drug Task Force.

Anyone with information on this or any other crime is asked to contact the Accomack County Sheriff’s Office at 757-787-1131 or 757-824-5666, or tips may be submitted through our website at