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Derek Vasco Chittum

Chittum Charged After Domestic Violence Leads To Death

 
Lexington, VA (Dec. 23, 2017) - Around 11:00 PM last night, the Rockbridge Regional Public Safety Communications Center received a report of a possible suicide at the Hunt Ridge Apartments. Deputies responded to the location and found Kelly Nicole Farmer, a 31-year-old white female of Canter Lane Lexington, deceased.

During their investigation, Deputies discovered that Farmer had been involved in a domestic dispute earlier in the night. Injuries sustained from multiple knife wounds during this altercation resulted in her death.

Derek Vaso Chittum, a 31-year-old white male of Canter Lane Lexington, has been arrested and charged with 2nd Degree Murder. Chittum is being held without bond in the Rockbridge Regional Jail.
 
 
 

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