Man charged with murder in Petersburg shooting death

Man charged with murder in Petersburg shooting death

PETERSBURG, Va. (WWBT) - Petersburg police have charged a man with murder in connection to a shooting that occurred on Oct. 8, 2020.

Police charged Jaquan Anderson with murder in connection to the shooting death of 25-year-old Tyrell Fields.

Anderson was previously arrested on Oct. 30 and charged with the use of a firearm in the commission of a felony, reckless handling of a firearm and possession of a firearm by a convicted felon. He is being held without bond.

Police are investigating.
Police are investigating. (Source: NBC12)

Police said the incident happened in the area of Seaboard and Church Streets.

Fields was taken to the hospital with life-threatening injuries and later died.

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