Prison PenPal Matthew VanEmburgh

Matthew VanEmburgh

Matthew is 36 and incarcerated in the US (VA).

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Well hello there. How are you doing today? I’m doing pretty good myself. Though to be honest I am feeling a bit nervous about doing this. But it’s the good type of nervousness, the kind that you feel right before stepping out into the unknown and trying something new. It’s that little jolt of electricity down the spine that lets you know that though you could guess, you can’t be sure how it’ll turn out.
Let me tell you a bit about myself. I enjoy various physical activities, everything from sports to working out to doing yoga. I like to challenge myself and push myself to see what I am truly capable of. I also enjoy reading and writing. There’s not much that I enjoy more than listening to good music and delving into a good book, especially fantasy and science fiction. I have developed a passion for writing because I have found it to be a method of communication in which it is easier for me to express myself. It has allowed me to have deeper and more intimate bonds with those in my life, which is something that I have come to truly treasure.
On the religious front I am a Christian, though not an orthodox one or one who conforms to others’ interpretations. I simply believe that God is love, so anything that comes from a place of love is of God. Doesn’t really matter what or who it is, if it comes from a place of love, how can it be wrong?
Now I do like to joke around and have fun. There is a time for seriousness, but if it’s not required, I much prefer to be lighthearted and playful. It makes life easier and more enjoyable. And yes I can be cheesy, but then again, cheese makes everything better, doesn’t it?
Well, there you have it, a brief glimpse into who I am. If I have managed to pique your interest, please pursue your curiosity. Let’s step into the unknown and explore it together. Who knows what treasures we might find!

Date of Birth: 05/18/1986 (36 years old)
Gender: Male
Marital Status: Single
Sexual Orientation: N/A
Race: White
Ethnicity: Not Hispanic or Latino
Eye Color: Blue
Hair Color: Black
Height: 6 ft. 1 inch
Body Type: Athletic
Hometown: Winchester, VA, USA
Spoken Languages: English
Religion: Christian
Astrological Sign: Taurus

Profile will end on: 04/28/2024

Matthew VanEmburgh ##1014366

River North Correctional Center
329 Dellbrook Lane
Independence, VA 24348

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Incarcerated Since: 2002
Sentence Received: Life plus 100 years
Earliest Release: 2024

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First Degree Homicide
Attempted Capital Murder
Aggravated Malicious Wounding
Breaking and Entering

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