(ACCOMAC, Va)- According to Sheriff Todd Godwin, the Accomack County Sheriff's Office received a report of a subject shot at a residence on Cooper Lane near Accomac on September 2, 2015 at approximately 7:51 pm.

Authorities made their way to the scene and found 71 year-old Fred Douglas Shrieves dead inside of his home. It is believed that during this incident, a 1999 Chevrolet Lumina 4 door, tan in color, with Virginia registration VHS2722, was taken from the scene

The investigation into this incident is ongoing and an autopsy is scheduled for September 3rd, 2015 at the Medical Examiner's Office in Norfolk.

Anyone with information on this or any other crime is asked to contact the Accomack County Sheriff's Office at 757-787-1131 or 757-824-5666, or tips may be submitted through our website at accomackcountysheriffsoffice.org.