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Shooting victim in critical condition

Posted on Tuesday, April 2, 2019 at 3:36 pm

On March 31, at 1:34 a.m., Colonial Beach Police Department Officers were dispatched to a location on Hawthorn Street in reference to a shooting.

Jason Scott Smith, 42 years of age, Rappahannock Academy, Virginia, was found at the scene with a gun shot wound to the face. Smith was transported to Mary Washington Hospital and subsequently transferred to VCU Hospital in Richmond for treatment. Smith is listed in critical condition. Subsequent investigation by the Colonial Beach Police Department resulted in the arrest of Summer Bree Hickman, 38 years of age, Rappahannock Academy, Virginia. Hickman was charged with Malicious Wounding and Maliciously Discharging a Firearm in a Building. Hickman was transported to the Northern Neck Regional Jail and is being held without bond.

The investigation is continuing at this time.

Submitted by the Colonial Beach Police Department