Homicide investigation underway in Henrico, suspect in custody

Homicide investigation underway in Henrico, suspect in custody
Death investigation on Byron Street, Henrico (Source: NBC12/Eric Everington)

HENRICO, Va. (WWBT) - A homicide investigation is underway after a man was found dead Thursday night in Henrico’s east end.

Officers responded to a report of a shooting in the 2700 block of Byron Street near East Laburnum Avenue just before 11:00 p.m.

An adult male was found dead.

Police have arrested and charged Danquail L. Ballou, age 27, of Henrico, with second-degree murder and use of a firearm in commission of a felony.

Danquail L. Ballou
Danquail L. Ballou (Source: Henrico Police)

No additional suspects are being sought.

Anyone with information is asked to call Henrico Police at (804) 501-5000 or Crime Stoppers at (804) 780-1000.

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