Four people accused of plotting to kill witness to crime on Eastern Shore

This is an archived article and the information in the article may be outdated. Please look at the time stamp on the story to see when it was last updated.

ACCOMACK COUNTY, Va. - Accomack County Sheriff's deputies have arrested four people and accused them of plotting to kill the witness to a crime.

During the investigation, a fifth person was arrested on drug and gun charges.

Evron Strand, 43; Aaron Bowens, 22; Roquan Rogers, 19; and Cynthia Harmon, 51; are all charged with attempt to commit capital murder - murder for hire, with Harmon's charge being accessory before the fact.

DeBrandon Harmon, 29; is charged with drug and gun offenses.

Investigators say someone shot the witness and a woman on Halloween night in Painter. Both victims survived.

During several searches related to the investigation, investigators say they recovered 11-ounces of cocaine, three guns, and nearly $2,000. In addition, the investigators say they found multiple cell phones and documents.

All five are in jail without bond.

Stay with News 3 for updates on this developing story.

Notice: you are using an outdated browser. Microsoft does not recommend using IE as your default browser. Some features on this website, like video and images, might not work properly. For the best experience, please upgrade your browser.