Police say Darryl N. Elmore of Hurt, VA is being held without bond at the Piedmont Regional Jail in Farmville, Virginia on charges of voluntary manslaughter, reckless handling of a firearm, and possession of a firearm by a convicted felon. The charges stem from an April 6 shooting incident which left 46-year-old John J. Robles of Mechanicsville dead.
Police responded to a call for a shooting Satruday, April 6 at 7:45 p.m. at a trailer on a fenced-off construction site in Lancer Park. Lancer Park is a student housing complex near the main campus.
A firearm was recovered from the scene, and Robles body has been transported to the Medical Examiner's Office for an autopsy.
The motive or circumstance leading to the shooting remain unclear; police are continuing their investigation.