Suspect charged with first degree murder in Fredericksburg

Justin Brunell
Justin Brunell

FREDERICKSBURG, VA (WWBT) - Police make a quick arrest in a Fredericksburg homicide.

20-year-old Justin Brunell is charged with first degree murder.

He was arrested at a shopping center near the crime scene just ten minutes after the first 911 phone call.

Police say Brunell and the victim, Jermaine Samuel, got in an argument over drugs last night.

Samuel was stabbed several times.

Police say witness descriptions led them to Brunell.

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