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Police seek man involved in Petersburg homicide

From NBC12 News

PETERSBURG, VA (NBC12) - Authorities are looking for 24-year-old Derazz Tyrell of Petersburg.

He is considered armed and dangerous.

Emergency crews found 21-year-old Antonio Taylor in a car at the intersection of Crater Road South and Wagner Road.

He was rushed to Southside Regional Medical Center where he later died.

Police say two cars exchanged gunfire in the Taco Bell parking lot.

Authorities are still trying to gather more evidence.

"They're looking for shell casings and they're also looking for anyone who saw anything that can give us some insight as to what happened," said Petersburg Police Informaiton Officer Esther Hyatt.

Police discovered multiple bullet holes at the scene, so several shots were fired.

They're hoping to work with witnesses who may be able to aid the investigation.

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