Three teens arrested in shooting death of Petersburg 15-year-old

Petersburg Police took two more teenagers into custody on April 27th
Sha-Ron Parham, 18, has been arrested  in the shooting death of a Petersburg 15-year-old.
Sha-Ron Parham, 18, has been arrested in the shooting death of a Petersburg 15-year-old.(NBC12)
Published: Apr. 20, 2022 at 12:05 AM EDT|Updated: Apr. 20, 2022 at 5:09 AM EDT
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UPDATE: Petersburg police have arrested two more teenagers in the shooting death of Tyjuan Crenshaw II.

Police say the two 16-year-old were arrested on April 27th. They have both been charged with felony homicide, possession of a firearm underage and attempted burglary. They are both behind bars ahead of their court appearances.


PETERSBURG, Va. (WWBT) - Petersburg police have arrested a suspect in the shooting death of 15-year-old Tyjuan Crenshaw II.

Police were called to the 300 block of Crestfall Court for the reports of a person shot just after 8:30 p.m. on April 2.

When officers arrived at Lieutenant’s Run Apartments, they found Crenshaw with gunshot wounds in the breezeway of the apartment complex. He was pronounced dead at the scene.

On April 19, Petersburg police, with the help of the United States Marshals Fugitive Task Force, arrested 18-year-old Sha-Ron Parham.

Parham has been charged with felony homicide and use of a firearm in the commission of a felony.

He is currently being held behind bars pending his appearance in court.

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