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VA. Man Arrested After Shooting Trespasser

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PUNGOTEAGUE, VA - A Pungoteague man has been arrested for shooting another man that was trespassing on his property. Accomack County Sheriff Todd Godwin says that 54 year-old Christopher Floyd fired shots on his Bobtown Road property on Monday. During the shooting, he wounded Louis E. Lilliston, age 41 of Greenbush. 

According to the Sheriff's office, Lilliston was trespassing on private property, and then shot by Floyd. Lilliston was taken by Melfa Volunteer Fire Department to Riverside Shore Memorial Hospital where he was treated and released. Both individuals were arrested and charged in connection with the incident.

Floyd is charged with Malicious Wounding, Use of Firearm in Commission of a Felony, and Reckless Handling of a Firearm. He is incarcerated in the Accomack County Jail with bond denied.

Lilliston was charged with Trespass, and has been released on summons at officer's discretion.

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