According to the Accomack County Sheriff’s Department, two men were shot at a party on Mary N. Smith Road early Sunday morning. The Sheriff’s Department received a call around 1:30 a.m. that an individual was shot at the former Mary Nottingham Smith School.
Deputies arrived to find two men had been shot. An investigation revealed a private party was being held and several people were outside when a dispute resulted in shots being fired.
Marquise Downing 34 and Cymaine Banks 33 were transported to Riverside Shore Memorial Hospital and both were subsequently transported by helicopter to Sentara Norfolk General Hospital.
Anyone with information is asked to call the Accomack County Sheriff’s Office at 787-1131 or 824-5666.