UPDATE: Death investigation in Chesterfield

By Deon Guillory – bio | email
Posted by Iva Radman – email

CHESTERFIELD, VA (WWBT) - Chesterfield Police are investigating a deadly shooting. A woman is dead and her teenage boyfriend is in a juvenile detention center, charged with killing her.

Police have released the identity of the woman as that of Misty D. Bessette, 25.

This happened around 7 p.m. Wednesday night in the 6300 block of Seti Court, just off Cogbill Road.

Officers say the woman was found dead in a home in the King Forest subdivision after being shot. Her 17-year-old boyfriend has been charged with second degree murder and use of a firearm in the commission of a felony.

He's being held without bond pending an upcoming hearing.

Copyright 2010 WWBT NBC12. All rights reserved.