BC Shooter Suspect Indicted by Grand Jury


Jackie Letaiugyang

Since Feb. 1, there have been two preliminary trials and a grand jury indictment in the alleged Bridgewater College shooter case. The next court convention will set the official date for the start of the trial.

Nathan Good

Bridgewater, Va.- The grand jury indicted alleged Bridgewater College shooter Alexander Wyatt Campbell on Nov. 21, determining that there is sufficient evidence to proceed to trial with the case. 

Campbell is accused of the Feb. 1 shooting that took the lives of Police Officer John Painter and Safety Officer J.J. Jefferson.

He faces five different charges, including two counts of aggravated murder of multiple persons, aggravated murder of a law enforcement officer, murder in the first degree and the use of a firearm in a felony.

The next court date is set for Dec. 19 at 9:00 a.m.