Virginia man accused of shooting, killing 58-year-old woman in a home

Source: Unsplash; New River Valley Regional Jail

Nov. 25 2021, Published 3:36 p.m. ET

Link to FacebookShare to TwitterShare to Email

A 58-year-old woman was shot dead in Virginia, and police say they have arrested the suspect.

Article continues below advertisement

Around 1:20 a.m. Nov. 24, deputies from the Pulaski County Sheriff’s Office responded to a Dublin, Virginia, home for possible gunshots. When deputies arrived, they found Deborah Reed Griffith, 58, dead in the home.

Police said she died from gunshot wounds.

Investigators determined William Tyler Griffith, 28, was the suspect and he was arrested.

Article continues below advertisement

The sheriff’s office did not release a possible motive or what led them to identify Tyler Griffith as the suspect. The relationship between the victim and the suspect was also not disclosed.

Article continues below advertisement

Deputies charged Tyler Griffith with second-degree murder. He was taken to jail and is being held without bond.

The shooting remains under investigation.


Become a Front Page Detective

Sign up to receive breaking
Front Page Detectives
news and exclusive investigations.

More Stories

© Copyright 2022 Empire Media Group, Inc. Front Page Detectives is a registered trademark. All Rights Reserved. People may receive compensation for some links to products and services on this website. Offers may be subject to change without notice.