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Fatal shooting in Petersburg; Police still looking for suspects

From NBC12 News

PETERSBURG, VA (NBC12) - Two people are behind bars and two additional suspects are being sought in the murder of a 21-year-old Petersburg man. Officers responded to a call about a disturbance shortly before noon Sunday. 

When police arrived on scene, they found Wallace Wesson, Junior, fatally shot outside his family home. 

The department is quick to point out this wasn't a drive-by shooting.  

Police say they have some very strong leads and are still investigating.
  
Meanwhile residents expressed frustration over the shooting.

The department is looking for two more suspects who at the time were driving a white Dodge Charger with rental tags. 

Police are asking anyone with information to call Petersburg Crime Solvers at (804) 861-1212.

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