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Man charged with murdering Petersburg woman

Posted at 6:32 PM, Mar 24, 2019
and last updated 2019-03-25 08:12:29-04

PETERSBURG, Va. -- Jaquan Moultrie turned himself in to police Sunday night in Petersburg.

Moultrie, 23, was charged with murder and unlawful stabbing in connection to the death of 22-year-old Dajah Brown.

Brown was killed early Sunday morning.

"Police responded to the 200 block of E. Fillmore Street [at 3:13 a.m.] for the report of a person stabbed," a Petersburg Police spokesperson said. "Officers arrived on scene and located [Brown] who had succumbed to her injury."

Moultrie was ordered held without bond.

Police asked anyone with information to call Petersburg/Dinwiddie Crime Solvers at 804-861-1212 or send a tip by via the P3tips App or by going to