Update: Victim Identified in Roanoke Stabbing Death

      Roanoke, VA - Roanoke police have identified the victim of a homicide.

      They say 59-year-old Gary Lynn Saunders was found stabbed to death on Campbell Avenue just after 2 a.m. Wednesday morning.

      30-year-old Jessica Blackwell has been arrested and charged with his murder.

      If you have any information about this crime, call Roanoke Police.


      Roanoke, VA - Roanoke Police have arrested someone for an overnight homicide.

      30-year-old Jessica Frances Blackwell of Roanoke is charged with murder.

      Officers responded to a home on Campbell Avenue Southwest about two Wednesday morning.

      That's where they found a man inside who had been stabbed.

      Crews pronounced him dead at the scene.

      His identity has not been released.


      Roanoke, VA - Roanoke Police are investigating an overnight homicide.

      Officers responded to a home in the 1000 block of Campbell Avenue, SW about 2:00 a.m. They found a man inside who had been stabbed. He was pronounced dead at the scene.

      Investigators have a suspect in custody, but they have not released his or her identity.

      No charges have been filed.