Virginia State Police are now helping the Alleghany County Sheriff's Office in a homicide investigation.
Sheriff Kevin Hall says 71-year-old Joe Rumfelt was found shot to death in his home in Selma last night.
Deputies are now searching the area and asking neighbors if they saw anything suspicious that could lead them to a suspect.
The fate of a teenager is still unclear a day after he was stunned by a police Taser. In the meantime, questions are mounting over why it happened.