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.

The comments sections of are designed for thoughtful, intelligent conversation and debate. We want to hear from our viewers, but we ask that you follow our rules for commenting. E-mail is required to comment on a story, but it will not be displayed with your comment. For complete rules, CLICK HERE. The Newsplex reserves the right to not post or to remove any comment.
powered by Disqus
The Charlottesville Newsplex 999 2nd Street S.E. Charlottesville, VA 22902 434.242.1919 – Main 434.220.7522 - Newsroom
Copyright © 2002-2014 - Designed by Gray Digital Media - Powered by Clickability 92309459 -
Gray Television, Inc.