Abingdon man charged with second degree murder - WJHL.com

Name of Abingdon murder victim revealed

ABINGDON, VA -

We now know the name of the man allegedly murdered by his brother-in law yesterday morning...

The Washington County, VA Sheriff's Office says 32-year-old Andres Antonio Droguett of Ashburn Virginia died from a gun shot to the head.

His brother-in-law, 26-year old Timothy James Mitchler will be arraigned on tomorrow.

_____________________________________________________________________________

One man is dead and another is charged with murder after a shooting in Washington County, VA.

The shooting happened at 15312 Whites Mill Rd. in Abingdon around 1:13 a.m.

Deputies found the victim inside the residence dead from a single gunshot wound.

Officers say the two are brothers-in-law, and had been consuming alcohol when an altercation occurred.

26-year-old Timothy James Mitchler is charged with second degree murder and use of a firearm in the commission of a felony.

He is being held in the Southwest Virginia Regional Jail in Abingdon without bond.

Powered by WorldNow

338 E Main Street
Johnson City, TN 37601

Telephone: 423.926.2151
Fax: 423.926.9080
Email: news@wjhl.com

Can't find something?
Powered by WorldNow
All content © Copyright 2000 - 2014 Media General Communications Holdings, LLC. A Media General Company.