Incidents

Carroll County Sheriff's Office

    Incident Shooting of Christopher J Martin

    Date Jun 24, 2024
    Time 12:53 PM
    Report # Shooting of Christopher J Martin
    Department Carroll County Sheriff's Office
    Description

    Virginia State Police say they attempted to stop Martin, who was driving a Toyota Tacoma, on Route 58 near Glendale Road in Carroll County at 12:53 p.m. Monday. Martin refused to stop, which led to a pursuit, according to police. According to police, officers stopped Martin on Wild Turkey Lane in Galax, and he discharged a gun. Police say a local officer and state trooper fired in return, prompting state police to request EMS.

    Address Wild Turkey Lane
    Galax, VA