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More charges contemplated in fatal Vernon Hill crash

As the investigation continues into the Aug. 20 traffic crash that claimed the life of 9-year-old Julian Adam Suttle, Virginia State Police and the Halifax County Commonwealth's Attorney are currently…

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With child’s death, many questions still unresolved

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Julian Adam Suttle, 9, who died Wednesday following a single-vehicle wreck in the Vernon Hill area. The driver of the vehicle, Melissa Rhodes, 28, is in jail in Botetourt County for violating the terms of her probation after being convicted there of a first offense DUI charge in June. Authorities say Rhodes could face additional charges in the crash that claimed Suttle’s life. She has been charged with DUI and felony child neglect. Above, left, a memorial to the child at the Vernon Hill crash scene.
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Melissa D. Rhodes, in a photo taken at the Botetourt County Jail; below, Julian Adam Suttle, in died Wednesday after the Aug. 20 crash.
As the investigation continues into the Aug. 20 traffic crash that claimed the life of 9-year-old Julian Adam Suttle, Virginia State Police and the Halifax County Commonwealth's Attorney are currently considering additional charges for the driver of the vehicle, 28-year-old Melissa D. Rhodes of Vernon…

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