UPDATE: Court Documents show Janet Hatcher’s charges have been dismissed. The case against Brandon Riddick has been continued.


PORTSMOUTH, Va. (WAVY) — Police have arrested two people in connection with the shooting death of a 20-year-old man in Portsmouth over the weekend.

Police arrested 20-year-old Brandon M. Riddick and 36-year-old Janet M. Hatcher on Monday following the shooting death of 20-year-old Tyler Bardill.

Police say the call for the incident came in around 6:25 p.m. Saturday near the 1200 block of Frederick Boulevard.

The victim was sent to a local hospital where he succumbed to his injuries.

Riddick has been charged with second-degree murder, use of a firearm in the commission of a felony, discharging a firearm from a vehicle, and possession with intent to distribute marijuana. Hatcher has been charged with second-degree murder in the principal second.

Police say they are still looking for 21-year-old Darien Lee Jones who is considered a person of interest in the shooting.

Darien Lee Jones

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