24-year-old man dies after accidental shooting in Henrico; person charged

24-year-old man dies after accidental shooting in Henrico; person charged
Henrico police are investigating. (Source: NBC12)

HENRICO, Va. (WWBT) - Police are investigating after a man died due to an accidental shooting on New Year’s Day.

Officers were called to the 1400 block of Southbury Avenue for the report of a shooting around 4:30 a.m.

At the scene, police found Jayshon Brooks, 24, with a gunshot wound. He was taken to the hospital where he died a short time later.

Police have charged Saveon Tyler, 24, with involuntary manslaughter.

Police have charged Saveon Tyler, 24, with involuntary manslaughter.
Police have charged Saveon Tyler, 24, with involuntary manslaughter. (Source: Henrico Police)

The shooting remains under investigation

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