nvdaily.com link to home page

Traffic | Weather | Mobile Edition
      Archives | Subscribe | Special Sections


Local News arrow Crime & Public Safety arrow Frederick County arrow Joe Beck

| 2

Frederick County Sheriff's Office identifies homicide victim


By Joe Beck

Frederick County authorities Thursday disclosed the name of a man who died in a homicide early Tuesday.

Lt. Donnie Lang, head of the criminal investigation division in the Sheriff's Office, said Arthur Ray Harvey, 31, of Winchester, died as a result of strangulation and that police have identified a man who called 911 to report the incident as a suspect in the case.

No arrests have been made, Lang said.

Harvey's death came as a result of a fight in an apartment complex in the 100 block of Williamson Road in Winchester, Lang said. Lang has said the two men involved in the fight appeared to have been acquaintances.

Deputies were sent to the scene at 4:45 a.m. and discovered Harvey's body's inside.

Lang said the Sheriff's Office continues to investigate the case.

"We are moving forward," Lang said. "We are speaking with the commonwealth's attorney daily on the progression of the investigation. Hopefully, soon we'll get a decision from him on how to proceed and whether charges would be placed."

Contact staff writer Joe Beck at 540-465-5137 ext. 142, or jbeck@nvdaily.com


Keep up to date on local news

Sign up here to receive Northern Virginia Daily news delivered to your email box each morning and when breaking news occurs.

Comments

Comments that are posted represent the opinion of the commenter and not the Northern Virginia Daily/nvdaily.com. View our comments/submisssions policy. Report abuse by clicking the X next to the comment.













Local News Sections

Affordable Care Act Agency on Aging Agriculture Alex Bridges Apple Blossom Festival Aviation Basye Berryville Boyce Breaking News Business Charities Civil War Clarification Clarke County Colleges Corrections Courthouse Notes: Permits, Transactions Courts & Legal News Crime & Public Safety Economy and Jobs Edinburg Education Edward N. Bell Election 2012 Election 2013 Entertainment Environment Fairs & Festivals Fire & Rescue Fishers Hill Fort Valley Frederick County Front Royal George Washington National Forest Guest Column Hard Times Health History Holidays Homes In The Spotlight Jeff Nations Joe Beck Josette Keelor Katie Demeria Kim Walter Ledger Livestock Local Markets Maurertown Media Middletown Military & Veterans Moms Mount Jackson New Market Page County Pets & Animals Politics Progress 2013 Quicksburg Religion Rockingham County RSW Jail Ryan Cornell School News Shenandoah County Shenandoah Farms Volunteer Fire Department Star Tannery State Stephens City Steven A. Boyce Strasburg Toms Brook Traffic & Transportation Utilities Valley 911 Warren County Weather West Virginia Winchester Woodstock Year in Review




News | Sports | Business | Lifestyle | Obituaries | Opinion | Multimedia| Entertainment | Classifieds
Contact Us | NIE | Place a Classified | Privacy Policy | Comments/Submissions Policy | Subscribe

Copyright © The Northern Virginia Daily | nvdaily.com | 152 N. Holliday St., Strasburg, Va. 22657 | (800) 296-5137

nvdaily.com
2013 Virginia Press Association Sweepstakes Winner
The Best Small Daily Newspaper in Virginia!


nvdaily.com | seeshenandoah.com