Drakes Branch Man to Spend Year in Jail for Murder
Charlotte County, VA - A Drakes Branch man will spend 12 months in jail after being convicted of voluntary manslaughter.
50-year-old Robert Napier Jr. will also have to pay a $2,500 fine.
Police say Napier Jr. shot Samuel Styers in the face in May of last year and Styers died a short time later.
It happened outside of a welding shop on West Point Stevens Road in Drakes Branch.
Napier Jr. was originally charged with first-degree murder.