Update Wednesday 7:30 a.m.: The gunman has surrendered to law authorities:
One victim was found in the the road, four bodies were outside the residence and three were inside, Geller said. She said Speight was acquainted with the victims.Local schools are closed in the Appomattox area today because of this incident but all are now breathing a sigh of relief.
A member of the Appomattox County Board of Supervisors has said the dead included Speight’s wife and son as well as another teenage boy. Full identities of those victims were not available last night. State police said the victims included males and females.