• Murder/Suicide Suspected; Deputy Involved

    By Linda Cicoira -- An Accomack jailer is suspected of fatally shooting the mother of his child before turning the gun on himself last weekend while the couple and their infant were in a vehicle at the old ferry dock outside of Mappsville.  Elizabeth Madison Ann Jensen, 20, of Sanford and Jonan Faricio Gonza-les-Funes, 27, of Bloxom were found … [Continue Reading]

    Murder/Suicide Suspected;  Deputy Involved
  • Prosecutor Takes Retirement Plea

    By Linda Cicoira -- Gary R. Agar has been serious, sensitive and sometimes sarcastic in his 30-year career as Accomack County commonwealth’s attorney. He’s prosecuted so many local criminals in that time that he lost count and plans to convict a few more before Sept. 2. “In the first few years, you remember but the numbers increase and you don’t … [Continue Reading]

    Prosecutor Takes Retirement Plea