Hampton man charged with murder in fatal shooting of woman

Picture Credit: Isle of Wight County Sheriff's Office

ISLE OF WIGHT, Va. (AP) – Police have charged a Hampton man with murder in the fatal shooting of a woman whose body was found in Isle of Wight County.

The Isle of Wight County Sheriff’s Office tells media outlets that 29-year-old Eric Saub also faces two weapons charges.

Hunters found the body of 25-year-old Jean Marie Smith on April 17 in a rural area of the county.

Hampton police charged Saub on April 18 with identity theft, credit card forgey and using false statement to obtain credit.

Marshall says Saub is wanted in Oregon on fraud charges. He previously was convicted in Oregon of identity fraud and other charges.

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