PORTSMOUTH, Va. (WAVY) — Police say they have apprehended a man accused in the fatal shooting of another man in Portsmouth earlier this year.
33-year-old Jamal R. Canon was taken into custody. He is facing several charges including malicious wounding and use of a firearm in the commission of a felony.
D’Quonn Lee Epps, 27, was shot to death in the overnight hours of Feb. 1. When officers arrived on scene, in the 3900 block of George Washington Highway, he was suffering from a life-threatening wound which proved to be fatal.
Police located a second victim in the same incident about a mile away, on Paradise Drive. That victim survived.
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