Man shot multiple times in Charles City County identified, suspect in custody


CHARLES CITY COUNTY, Va. (WRIC) — The Charles City County Sheriff’s Office has identified the victim in a deadly shooting early Saturday morning.

Officers were called to the 8400 block of Little Elam Road about a multiple gunshot incident at 2:35 a.m.

The man, identified as James Seldon, was shot multiple times and pronounced dead at the scene, police said.

The Charles City County Sheriff’s Office worked alongside the Virginia State Police, US Marshals Service, and City of Richmond Police Department to identify the suspect.

Antwan Jackson

Authorities said Antwan Jackson has been charged in the shooting of Seldon. He is being charged with possession of a firearm by convicted violent felon, firearm used in commission of felony second offense, and second-degree murder.

Jackson was taken into custody Saturday night.

If you have any information, contact the Charles City County Sheriff’s Department at (804) 829-9265.

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