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Man wanted on domestic violence charges in Petersburg

Posted at 11:38 PM, Jan 02, 2021
and last updated 2021-01-02 23:38:42-05

PETERSBURG, Va. -- Police are asking for the public's help to find a man wanted in Petersburg on domestic violence charges.

Petersburg Police said 24-year-old J'vohn E. Sousa has warrants for Strangulation and Aggravated Malicious Wounding Domestic.

Sousa's last know address is in the 10 block of Fillmore Street, where officers said the crime occured, but that he also "has ties to Dinwiddie County."

If you have information about his whereabouts or any other info that could help detectives, call Petersburg Police at 804-732-4222 or Petersburg/Dinwiddie Crime Solvers at 804-861-1212 or text the keyword pdcash followed by the tip and send to 274637.

"Remember that Crime Solvers pays a reward for information that leads to an arrest and conviction," officials said.

This is a developing story, so anyone with more information can email to send a tip.