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Police investigating murder of 19-year-old man in Kenbridge

Posted at 6:47 PM, Mar 17, 2016
and last updated 2016-03-18 00:35:11-04

LUNENBURG COUNTY -- Kenbridge Police are investigating a homicide in the small Lunenburg County town of Kenbridge Thursday afternoon.

Police confirm the homicide in the 2800 block of Center Street, where they said a 19-year-old man was killed after suffering injuries to the abdomen.

The victim’s sister confirms to CBS 6 the man killed was Jamel "Mel" Williams.

Police said they are unsure of what kind of weapon was used to kill the teenager at this time.

Kenbridge Police confirmed to CBS 6 a suspect is in their custody and he is cooperating. They also said the victim and suspect were acquaintances and charges will be filed tonight.

This story is developing. Stay with CBS 6 for the latest on this developing story.