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Henrico Police arrest suspect in connection to Byron St. homicide

Steven Parson (Source: Henrico Police) Steven Parson (Source: Henrico Police)

Henrico Police have arrested a suspect in connection to the homicide on Byron Street.

Police have charged 31-year-old Steven Parson with conspiracy to commit murder.

Police say they located a vehicle involved in the shooting shortly afterward on Creighton Road. When they tried to pull over the vehicle, two people got out and ran.

Police caught the driver of the vehicle, identified as Parson, but have not found the second person that was in the vehicle.

Parson is charged in connection to the shooting on January 13. Henrico Police found the victim, Dejon Wagstaff, suffering from a gunshot wound in the 2700 block of Byron Street. He was taken to VCU Medical Center where he later died from his wounds.

If you have any information about the second suspect or the shooting, call Crime Stoppers at 780-1000.

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