16-year-old charged in shooting that killed Petersburg 21-year-old

16-year-old charged in shooting that killed Petersburg 21-year-old
According to police, Jahliel Harris, 21, was shot on Wednesday, July 29 in the 300 block of Crestfall Court. (Source: WTOC)

PETERSBURG, Va. (WWBT) - Police have arrested a 16-year-old in connection to the July shooting death of a Petersburg man.

According to police, Jahliel Harris, 21, was shot on Wednesday, July 29 in the 300 block of Crestfall Court. He later died from his injuries.

On Monday, a 16-year-old was charged with manslaughter in the case. He is being held pending a court appearance.

The suspect’s name has not yet been released due to his age.

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