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Petersburg man charged with killing Sussex teen

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Garrick Lewis (Source: Southside Regional Jail) Garrick Lewis (Source: Southside Regional Jail)
SUSSEX COUNTY, VA (WWBT) -

A Petersburg man faces manslaughter charges in the deadly shooting of a Sussex teen in September.

A Sussex grand jury indicted Garrick Lewis, 24, in the death of 15-year-old Tyler Givens of Jarrat. Givens was found shot to death at a home in the 26000 block of Jefferson Road on September 8. A handgun was recovered at the scene, according to Virginia State Police.

Lewis turned himself in November 18 and was charged with involuntary manslaughter, discharging a firearm in an occupied building and reckless handling of a firearm.

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