Police called to Petersburg gas station after deadly shooting

Posted at 2:55 PM, Oct 25, 2020
and last updated 2020-10-25 23:56:17-04

PETERSBURG, Va. -- A death investigation is underway after police found a man a shot to death in a car at a Petersburg gas station Sunday afternoon, according to Crime Insider sources.

The shooting happened at the Marathon gas station in the 1900 block of Boydtonplank Road, Petersburg Police posted on Twitter at 1:40 p.m.

Crime Insider sources said the man was a passenger in the car.

Police have not yet provided a suspect description.

"This is an active scene, you are asked if you saw anything to please contact us at 804-732-4222 or by going to," police said.

This is a developing story, so anyone with more information can submit a news tip here.



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