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Police make arrest in July Henrico murder

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Sterling Pittman (Source: Henrico Police Dept.) Sterling Pittman (Source: Henrico Police Dept.)
HENRICO, VA (WWBT) -

Police have made an arrest in the July murder of a Henrico man.

Sterling Pittman, 27, is accused of killing Knighton "TJ" Hill Jr. in the driveway of his Broadgate Drive home on July 30. Pittman faces first degree murder, use of a firearm in a commission of a felony and possession of a firearm by a felon charges.

Pittman was already in the Richmond City Jail on unrelated charges and was served with the new charges Wednesday.

Hill was shot and killed hours after a community watch meeting in the Eastern Henrico neighborhood.

Pittman was released from prison the month before the murder, according to police. He also stands accused of attempted murder for a shooting in South Richmond.

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