Henrico County Commonwealth's Attorney Shannon Taylor issued the following statement in connection with the passing of Matt Geary earlier today:
Shannon Taylor Expresses Profound Sympathy on Matt Geary’s Passing
Henrico – Today, Shannon Taylor, Henrico County Commonwealth’s Attorney, released the following statement on hearing of the passing of Matt Geary. Ms. Taylor said, “I want to offer my heartfelt sympathy to Matt’s wife Tabitha and his children and family I’ve known Matt since our days in law school and he was a colleague and a friend whom I held in both high personal and professional regard. Matt was an effective prosecutor who served the public with commitment and dedication. The respect in which he was held by law enforcement is something that any prosecutor would wish to achieve. He will be missed.
“My thoughts and prayers are with Matt’s family and I pray they find comfort in his memory."# # #