Press release by Culpeper County Sheriff Scott Jenkins and Culpeper Town Police Chief Chris Jenkins:
Culpeper Police Department and Culpeper County Sheriff’s Office are conducting a joint death investigation at Mountain Run Lake Park. At about 5:35 PM, two adults- one male, one female- were found deceased in a vehicle, both with obvious signs of trauma. They were found by a citizen visiting the park.
The victims have been identified as Amber Lynn Martin, 21, of Madison, Virginia, and Johnny Bynum, 30, of Delaware. Both died of apparent gunshot wounds. Agencies are not looking for a suspect at this time.
Anyone who visited the lake on Thursday, February 19 and/or heard or saw anything suspicious is asked to contact dispatch at 540.727.7900.