Sheriff Ronald D. Crockett reports the arrest of two suspects involved in a shooting incident last weekend in the Morattico area.
18 year old Stanford Cintaz Bromley of Heathsville and 24 year old Carl T. Rich of Reedville were arrested yesterday morning.
Both men were charged with maliciously shooting into an occupied motor vehicle, shooting from a motor vehicle, and possession of a firearm after having been convicted of a felony, discharging a firearm in a public place, shooting across a highway, and reckless handling of a firearm.
Both arrests were made simultaneously by teams of deputies from Lancaster and Northumberland Counties armed with search warrants.
Firearms and ammunition were recovered along with cocaine and marijuana. Additional drug charges are expected to be filed.
Both Bromley and Rich were ordered held without bond.