Wythe County man pleads guilty to double homicide, sentenced to life

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WYTHE COUNTY, Va. (WFXR) — Dylan McGlothlin plead guilty Wednesday to six felony charges in the 2017 shooting deaths of 17-year-old Aidan Dawson and 24-year-old Raymond Rodriguez.

McGlothlin was originally scheduled for a jury trial in March. 

He will serve two life terms plus 16 years in prison for two counts of first-degree murder, as well as concealing a dead body and use of a firearm in the commission of a felony.

McGlothlin was arrested along with two others, Hunter Armbrister and Jared Stephens. 

Armbrister and Stephens are scheduled to be in court on March 9th.

Dawson was reported missing in November 2017 by family members.

The following December, the sheriff’s office received a tip that led them to the 1800 block of Reed Creek Drive, where Dawson and Rodriguez were found dead. 

Investigators gather evidence, Wythe County – December 6, 2017


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