--We are informed by a member of the Richmond Grays, who arrived here last evening, that a blind man named Lafayette Godwin was shot by a sentinel in Suffolk on Tuesday night last.
Mr. Godwin, it appear, was hailed by the colonel, when the former first two shots from a which the sentinel returned with fatal effect.
It was, from all we can learn, an unfori a mistake all around.
The Daily Dispatch: August 8, 1861. Richmond Dispatch. 4 pages. by Cowardin & Hammersley. Richmond. August 8, 1861. microfilm. Ann Arbor, Mi : Proquest. 1 microfilm reel ; 35 mm.
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