Culpeper County Sheriff’s Office arrested four men
for the fatal stabbing of Corey D. Clanagan, 19, of Culpeper, and shooting of
Conner A. Settle, 21, of Front Royal, that occurred around midnight Sunday,
November 2, 2014, in the 11000 block of Cherry Hill Road, Culpeper.
Early this morning, three search warrants were
executed simultaneously in Spotsylvania County and the City of Fredericksburg.
With the assistance of the U.S. Marshals, U.S. Army, Virginia State Police,
Spotsylvania Sheriff’s Office, and Fredericksburg Police, Jonathan E. Milton
Jr., 21, of Fredericksburg, was arrested on Felony charges of murder/lynching
by mob, use of a firearm in the commission of a Felony, maliciously shooting at
an occupied motor vehicle, and aggravated malicious wounding. Tonie M. Jones,
18, and Ricardo D. Powell, 25, both of Spotsylvania, are charged with Felony
murder/lynching by mob. Daniel M. Akordor, 23, of Fredericksburg, was
apprehended in Richmond with the assistance of Virginia Commonwealth University
Police for Felony murder/lynching by mob. They are held without bond at
Culpeper County Jail.
One suspect remains at large: Donell D. Easter Jr.,
20, of Fredericksburg, is wanted for Felony murder/lynching by mob. Information
about his whereabouts can be provided anonymously through Culpeper Crime
Solvers number at 540.727.0300. The Culpeper County Sheriff’s Office Criminal
Investigations Division can be reached at 540.727.7523 or through the E-911
center at 540.727.7900. Sheriff Scott Jenkins thanks the public for their
continued assistance, which has included over two dozen tips received through
Culpeper Crime Solvers and firstname.lastname@example.org-<mailto:email@example.com->
an e-mail account set-up by the Sheriff’s Office for anonymous submission of
photos, videos, or information.
We would like to thank the following agencies for
their assistance in the investigation and arrests of the suspects: Spotsylvania
Sheriff’s Office, Fredericksburg Police, VSP, Fairfax Police, Fauquier
Sheriff’s Office, Stafford Sheriff’s Office, Rappahannock Regional Jail, US
Marshals, VCU Police, US Army, and Culpeper Police Department. We also thank
Culpeper Commonwealth Attorney Megan Frederick for her support and work in
obtaining search and arrest warrants in this case.