Man jailed for alleged involvement in fatal shooting of girlfriend in Rockbridge County

Roanoke Valley News

ROCKBRIDGE COUNTY, Va. (WFXR) – Deputies in Rockbridge County have arrested a man in the death of Natural Bridge woman.

According to the Rockbridge County Sheriff’s Office, a 911 call came in about a woman who had been shot around 12:30 p.m. on Friday, Dec. 10 in the Hummingbird Lane section of the county.

When deputies arrived, they found Katrina Leeann Dudley, 28, from Natural Bridge, who was dead as a result of the shooting.

Jonathan Armstrong, Watkins, 34, from Natural Bridge, was identified as the woman’s boyfriend and was arrested for his involvement in the shooting.

Watkins faces several charges, including second degree murder, possession of a firearm by a felon, use of a firearm during the commission of a felony, and shooting within an occupied dwelling.

He is being held at the Rockbridge Regional Jail.

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