Virginia Code Title 18.2. Crimes and Offenses Generally § 18.2-33. Felony homicide defined;  punishment

The killing of one accidentally, contrary to the intention of the parties, while in the prosecution of some felonious act other than those specified in §§ 18.2-31 and 18.2-32 , is murder of the second degree and is punishable by confinement in a state correctional facility for not less than five years nor more than forty years.


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