Albemarle County shooting leaves one woman dead, suspect under investigation

Albemarle County shooting leaves one woman dead, suspect under investigation
A woman is dead after a shooting in Albemarle County on Saturday night. (Source: Associated Press)

ALBEMARLE COUNTY, Va. (WVIR) - A woman is dead after a shooting in Albemarle County on Saturday night.

The Albemarle County Police Department responded to a call for a shooting shortly after 9:30 p.m. in the 5400 block of Wingspread Lane in North Garden. When they arrived, officers found 55-year-old Yvette Finch of Charlottesville dead. A suspect is under investigation but the police say there is no threat to the community.

The ACPD asks anyone with more information to contact the department or Crime Stoppers at the number below.


ACPD PRESS RELEASE ---- 11/22/20

ALBEMARLE COUNTY, VA - On November 21, 2020, at approximately 9:35 pm, Albemarle County Police officers responded to a reported shooting on the 5400 block of Wingspread Lane. Upon arrival, officers found Yvette Fitch, 55 years old, of Charlottesville, deceased. A suspect is under investigation and there is no threat to the community at this time.

Anyone with information regarding this incident is asked to contact Detective Andrew Holmes at 434-296-5807, Crime Stoppers at 434-977-4000 or

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