Accomack Co. homicide under investigation

OAK HALL, Va. – Police in Accomack County say they are investigating a homicide that happened earlier this week.

We’re told just before 8 a.m. Monday, Accomack County Sheriff’s deputies responded to a report of a body in a field behind a residence in the 9200 block of Lankford Highway. On arrival, deputies found an unresponsive man suffering from apparent gunshot wounds.

The man, identified as 43-year-old Maurice Fiddermon, of Tempranceville, VA, was pronounced dead at the scene. His body has been taken to the Norfolk Medical Examiner’s Office for an autopsy.

Anyone with information on this incident is asked to contact the Accomack County Sheriff’s Office at 757-787-1131 or 757-824-5666.

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