Officials Investigate Fatal Shooting of Va. Hunter

April 28, 2010

State authorities are investigating the fatal shooting of a man at a hunt club in Sussex County.

The Virginia Department of Game and Inland Fisheries says a 17-year-old male from Petersburg shot 61-year-old Alan B. Rader of Virginia Beach in the chest Saturday during a turkey shoot at the Flat Tale Hunt Club. Rader was pronounced dead at the scene.

The teen was with a different hunting party. He wasn't identified.

The game agency is investigating the shooting.


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