Police: 1 killed, suspect arrested following shooting in Henrico

Crime scene after shooting in Henrico
Crime scene after shooting in Henrico(NBC12)
Updated: Sep. 15, 2020 at 1:47 PM EDT
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HENRICO, Va. (WWBT) - Police said one person was killed and a suspect has been arrested following an early morning shooting in Henrico’s west end.

Tuesday just before 2 a.m., officers were called to the 5700 block of Virginia Pine Court near Olde W. Drive.

Police said the victim, 24-year old, Daequon D. Glover, of Richmond, was taken to the hospital where he later died.

After an investigation, police arrested, 26-year old, Elijah U. Samuels, of Henrico, in connection to the shooting. He is charged with second-degree murder and the use of a firearm in commission felony.

Elijah U. Samuels
Elijah U. Samuels(Henrico Jail)

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

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