PORTSMOUTH, Va. (WAVY) — Police say a man has been charged in the fatal shooting of another man in Portsmouth in the summer of 2021.
According to police, 20-year-old Xavier Elliot has been charged with first-degree murder and use of a firearm in the commission of a felony.
The charges stem from a shooting incident at the intersection of Aylwin Road and Connor Place around 6:35 p.m on July 1, 2021.
When they got to the scene, officers found 33-year-old Rickey Grant who was pronounced dead on the scene.
Elliot is currently being held at the Virginia Beach Sheriff’s Office on unrelated charges.
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