ACCOMACK COUNTY, Va. (WAVY) — The Accomack County Sheriff’s Office have made arrests in the shooting death of 22-year-old Robert Franklin Baytops.
Deputies have 24-year-old Tavone Tyrell Cropper and 20-year-old Jahad Arell Triggs in custody in connection with the homicide.
Cropper and Triggs are both being charged with first degree murder and use of a firearm in the commission of a felony.
Triggs was arrested February 11 and Cropper on February 12. Both are being held at the Accomack County Jail on no bond.
From February 4:
The Accomack County Sheriff’s Office says deputies responded to a call around midnight of Feb. 4 about a shooting at a home on Raymond Townsend Lane in Horntown.
Deputies arrived on the scene and found Robert Franklin Baytops suffering from a gunshot wound.
Baytops was taken to Peninsula Regional Medical Center where he was later pronounced dead.