PETERSBURG, Va. (WWBT) - Petersburg police have charged a suspect in connection to a shooting that happened on Jan. 31.
Police said the incident happened in the 2300 block of Navajo Court around 4:30 p.m.
Police say the victim was taken to the hospital with life-threatening injuries after being shot in the neck and abdomen. He remains hospitalized in critical condition.
Jimese Thomas, 22, of Petersburg was taken into custody by the US Marshals at a home in Richmond on Wednesday evening.
Thomas is charged with felony reckless handling of a firearm with injury, use of a firearm in a felony and felon in possession of a firearm.
Thomas is being held pending her court appearance.
Anyone with information is asked to call police at (804)-732-4222.
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