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Chesterfield County Charges Pair With Involuntary Manslaughter

Chesterfield County Charges Pair With Involuntary Manslaughter

Two men have been charged following this spring’s Virginia State University hazing incident. They were charged with two counts each of involuntary manslaughter.
19-year-old Eriq Benson and 26-year-old Cory Baytop are being held in the Chesterfield County Jail without bond. They are charged in connection with the deaths of 19-year-old VSU freshmen Marvell Edmonson and Jauwan Holmes who drowned April 20th in the Appomattox River.