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Culpeper Shooting Suspects Arrested

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Culpeper County Sheriff's Office Press Release

At approximately 2 p.m. on Wednesday, October 10th, Corporal C.T. Hibbs was on patrol in the area of the 6000th block of Monumental Mills Road in Rixeyville. Corporal Hibbs observed two suspects that had outstanding warrants for the September 16, 2012 shooting into an occupied dwelling.

The two suspects, Blake Jarrells and Daniel Jarrells fled on foot into a nearby wooded area after being approached by Corporal Hibbs. Numerous K-9 Deputies and a helicopter were called in to assist with searching for the subjects.

Code Red was activated and the citizens in the Rixeyville area were notified to stay indoors. The reason for the activation was to help reduce the disturbance of K-9 tracking as well as the safety of the citizens.

A second Code Red provided the description of the two suspects. Due to the Code Red activation a citizen reported a possible sighting of one of the suspects. Deputies responded to the area and apprehended Daniel Jarrells without incident.

At approximately 9:30 p.m. Culpeper County Sheriff's Deputies along with the Culpeper Town Police apprehended Blake Jarrells in the Town of Culpeper, again without incident.

Sheriff Scott Jenkins would like to thank the citizens of Culpeper County for their assistance as well as the numerous assisting agencies in the apprehension of the two wanted subjects.

Corey Byers
Public Information Officer
Culpeper County Sheriff's Office

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