Breaking news: Culpeper Sheriff’s Office investigating shooting

On August 23, 2015, at approximately 3:30 a.m., Culpeper County Sheriffâ??s Office was notified that a male subject had arrived at the UVA Culpeper Regional Hospital emergency room suffering from a gunshot wound to the shoulder.

Deputies responded to the hospital and identified the male as Arcones Simpson from the Reva area of Culpeper County. Mr. Simpson was then transferred to the University of Virginia Hospital to receive treatment for his injury.

A detective from Culpeper County Sheriffâ??s Office responded to Charlottesville to interview Mr. Simpson. Mr. Simpson would not provide any details as to how he sustained the wound, nor the location of the incident, except to say that it happened in the Reva area. The detective also interviewed family members who were at the hospital, and they were also unable to provide any details concerning the incident.

Sheriff Scott Jenkins requests that anyone who has information concerning this incident please contact Culpeper County Sheriffâ??s Office Criminal Investigations Division at 540-727-7520, or if you would like to remain anonymous, please contact the Culpeper County Crime Solvers at 540-727-0300.