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Man charged with murder in Petersburg shooting

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Posted at 5:38 PM, Jan 05, 2021
and last updated 2021-01-05 17:38:52-05

PETERSBURG, Va. -- A man has been charged with murder in connection to a fatal shooting in the City of Petersburg.

The shooting occurred at the intersection of Seaboard and Church Streets on October 8, 2020.

The victim, 25-year-old Tyrell Fields, was transported to the hospital where he died from his injuries.

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Jaquan Anderson

The suspect, Jaquan Anderson, was taken into custody on October 30. He was previously charged with use of a firearm in the commission of a felony, reckless handling of a firearm, and possession of a firearm by a convicted felon.

Tuesday, Anderson was charged with murder. He remains incarcerated.