Virginia: Stockpile of explosives found in home of Valley man killed in NY police shootout


Federal and state officials found a stockpile of explosive devices on the property of a Shenandoah Valley man who was killed after a shootout with police on a New York highway last week.

Last Friday, WHSV was there as Virginia State Police, local law enforcement agencies, and FBI agents searched one property owned by Joshua Blessed along Fadley Rd. in Weyers Cave.

According to the FBI’s Richmond Field Office, Virginia State Police and FBI agents were jointly investigating Blessed’s property to “conduct lawful searches” following his attempted attacks on law enforcement in New York earlier in the week.

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Source: WHSV