Man arrested for woman’s 2010 murder

Posted at 9:35 AM, Jun 14, 2013
Brandon Thomas (PHOTO: Chesterfield Police)

Brandon Thomas (PHOTO: Chesterfield Police)

CHESTERFIELD COUNTY, Va. (WTVR) - A Petersburg man now stands charged with the 2010 murder of a woman in Chesterfield.

Brandon W. Thomas, 27, was indicted on first-degree murder and use of a firearm in the commission of a felony charges, according to Chesterfield Police.

Police said Thomas shot and killed 28-year-old Bobbie Jo Bell in her home along the 8600 block of Jefferson Davis Highway on Saturday, Sept. 11, 2010.

Thomas was held without bond at the Chesterfield County Jail pending a Friday morning bond hearing.