Man indicted by grand jury for murder in death of woman at Henrico motel

Man indicted by grand jury for murder in death of woman at Henrico motel

HENRICO, VA (WWBT) - A man has been indicted by the grand jury for the death of a woman at a Henrico motel.

Darrell Lamont Cuerton, 47, was indicted with first-degree murder for the death of 47-year-old Alfreda Lafond Leadbetter

Police and fire crews responded to the Super 8 in the 5100 block of Williamsburg Road around 11:35 a.m. on July 12 for a medical emergency.

When officers arrived, they discovered Leadbetter suffering from a gunshot wound. She was pronounced dead at the scene.

Cuerton was also indicted for use of a firearm in the commission of a felony, possession of a firearm by a felon, distribution of a schedule I or II drug, and two counts of possession of a schedule I or II drug.

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