The Accomack County Sheriff’s Office said one person has been arrested in a Tuesday night homicide at a local gas station.
The sheriff’s office received a report at about 11:11 p.m. Tuesday that a man had been assaulted and was in cardiac arrest at the Onley Royal Farms.
Deputies arrived to find the man sitting unresponsive in a vehicle. The victim, identified as 30-year-old David Anthony McCain of Onancock, was pronounced dead at the scene, according to a news release.
His body has been taken to the Norfolk Medical Examiner’s Office so that his cause of death can be determined.
The sheriff’s office said an investigation led to warrants being obtained for 19-year-old Xzaviyor Snead of Painter, who has been charged with first-degree murder and use of a firearm in the commission of a felony. He’s currently being held at the Accomack County Jail, with bond denied.
The investigation is still ongoing. Anyone with information should contact the Accomack County Sheriff’s Office at 757-787-1131 or 757-824-5666. Tips can also be submitted through the sheriff’s office website.