Two people are under arrest in connection with a shooting last week at a Waynesboro apartment complex.
Waynesboro police say U.S. Marshals Service, West Virginia State Police, and the Upshur County Sheriff's Office took 26-year-old Samuel Bridge and 24-year-old Ashley Knight into custody Monday. They were found in a wooded area in Buckhannon, West Virginia.
Bridge and Knight were wanted in connection with the shooting of 37-year-old Jeremiah Woodson at Quadrangle Apartments last week.
Both are being held in a West Virginia jail awaiting extradition.
Waynesboro Police Department Press Release
Samuel Kevin Bridge and Ashley Nicole Knight are both in custody. Both suspects were taken into custody today at 1528 hours in Buckhannon, West Virginia by U.S. Marshalls, West Virginia State Police, and Upshur County Sheriff's Office. They were located in a wooded area off of Carper Road in Buckhannon. They are currently being held at Tygart Valley Regional Jail in Bellington, West Virginia. They are awaiting extradition.
The Waynesboro Police Department thanks all the jurisdictions and individuals that have assisted with this case. Agencies that have assisted in this case Augusta County Sheriff's Office, Rockingham County Sheriff's Office, Grottoes Police Department, Page County Sheriff's Office, Luray Police Department, New Market Police Department, Shenandoah County Sheriff's Office, Mt. Jackson Police Department, West Virginia State Police, Upshur County Sheriff's Office in West Virginia, and the U.S. Marshal's Service. It is through teamwork that this case has been furthered and these wanted individuals apprehended.