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Arrest made in Petersburg shooting

A woman has been arrested in connection to a Petersburg shooting last month that left a victim in critical condition.
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Posted at 2:30 PM, Feb 06, 2020
and last updated 2020-02-06 14:30:12-05

PETERSBURG, Va. – A woman has been arrested in connection to a Petersburg shooting last month that left a victim in critical condition.

The shooting occurred on January 31 in the 2300 block of Navajo Court.

The suspect in the shooting, 22-year-old Jimese Thomas, of Petersburg, was arrested in Richmond Wednesday by the U.S. Marshals Regional Fugitive Task Force.

Thomas has been charged with, felony reckless handling of a firearm with injury, use of a firearm in a felony, and felon in Possession of a firearm.

She is being held pending her appearance in court.

The victim in the shooting remains in critical condition.

Anyone with additional information is asked to call the Petersburg Police at (804)732-4222 or by leaving a tip at P3tips.com.