Hearing date set for suspect in double homicide

(Danville, Va.) — A September 1 hearing date has been set for a Danville man charged in a double homicide on Arnett Boulevard.

29-year-old Dana Miguel Keith was in court Monday. According to the Danville Register and Bee, he requested more time to hire an attorney and the judge continued his case for a month.

Keith faces two counts of first-degree murder in the shooting deaths of 21-year-old Breai Martonia Edmunds and 20-year-old Damarcus Daron Whitehead.

Both were found dead inside a car at the intersection of Arnett Boulevard and Glendale Avenue late on June 1.