Amelia man has hearing over April shooting death

AMELIA, VA (WWBT) - Donald Brooks was in Amelia County General District Court for a preliminary hearing today for the charges he was facing in the April 12 shooting death of Gerald Hall and shooting at, but not injuring, Tony Robinson at the B&N Grill on Patrick Henry Highway, not far past the Chesterfield County line.

The following charges were certified to the Grand Jury: First-degree murder, attempted second-degree murder and use of a firearm in the commission of a felony.

The Grand Jury is scheduled to meet August 3.