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Suspect Captured In Hopewell Hardee's Shooting

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HOPEWELL, Va – We are getting word that the Hopewell Police have arrested a man in connection to a shooting at the Hardee's Restaurant on Winston Churchill Drive, Monday Morning.

Joseph Lemue Green, of Prince George County, was picked up by the US Marshal's Fugitive Task Force Monday afternoon.  He is charged with first degree murder and attempted murder.

Green is charged with shooting 39-year-old Velacita M. Jones, who died from her wounds and shooting at another Hardee's employee, who came to the aid of Ms. Jones.

Police did says Green was in a relationship with Ms. Jones in previous months.

According to police other charges against Green are possible.

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