Woman in Petersburg shot, suspect arrested on scene

Woman in Petersburg shot, suspect arrested on scene
Tyshawn Brown (Source: Petersburg Police)

PETERSBURG, Va. (WWBT) - Police have arrested a man after a woman was shot multiple times in Petersburg.

Police responded to the 400 block of Roundtop Avenue at approximately 9:44 p.m. and found a woman who had been shot multiple times.

Officers arrested Tyshawn Brown arrested at the scene.

The victim had non-life-threatening gunshot wounds and was transported to a local hospital.

Brown has been charged with aggravated assault, child endangerment, use of a firearm in the commission of a felony, and reckless handling of a firearm.

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