HENRICO COUNTY, Va. -- Police arrested 18-year-old Benjamin Newton, of Henrico County, for the May 11 shooting death of 18-year-old Brittney J. Peyton of Hanover County.
Newton was charged with involuntary manslaughter and shooting within an occupied dwelling, according to Henrico Police.
Peyton was killed Tuesday morning at about 7:45 a.m. in an apartment complex along the 7600 block of Beth Road, near Staples Mill Road, in the West End.
Newton is being held without bond.
Police have not released details about a motive in the shooting.
Anyone with information about Tuesday's shooting was asked to call Detective Noah at 804-501-5581.
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