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One man killed, another arrested in Chesterfield

Posted at 9:35 AM, Jun 29, 2020
and last updated 2020-06-29 13:42:09-04

CHESTERFIELD COUNTY, Va. – One man was killed, another arrested early Monday morning in Chesterfield.

Police were called to a home along the 17300 block of Genito Road in Moseley at about 1 a.m. for a report of an inadvertent shooting.

"The victim, identified as Roy K. Long Jr., 34, of the 17300 block of Genito Road, was transported to an area hospital, where he died as a result of his injuries," a Chesterfield Police spokesperson said. "Jamieson P. Miller, 23, of the 17300 block of Genito Road, has been arrested and charged with felony reckless handling of a firearm in relation to the shooting."

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Jamieson P. Miller

It appeared both Long and Miller were handling the gun when it fired, police said.

Anyone with information was asked to call Chesterfield Police at 804-748-1251 or Crime Solvers at 804-748-0660.