Police: Man wanted in deadly Mother’s Day shooting in Chesterfield turns himself in


CHESTERFIELD COUNTY, Va. (WRIC) — Chesterfield County Police say the suspect in a deadly shooting that occurred just before sunrise on Mother’s Day has been arrested. 

Police responded to the 7400 block of Midlothian Turnpike, in the Chippenham Square Shopping Center, following a report of a man shot.  

Chesterfield Police say upon arrival they discovered a man, identified as Dwayne Reid, 27, suffering from an apparent gunshot wound. Reid, of the 500 block of Coral Key Place in Newport News, was taken to a nearby hospital where he died as a result of his injuries. 

On Sunday, detectives obtained warrants for Darren Damion Douglas, 29, for second-degree murder and use of a firearm in the commission of a felony. Police said on Thursday that Douglas turned himself in to authorities. 

Anyone with additional information about this incident is urged to contact the Chesterfield County Police Department at 804-748-1251 or Crime Solvers at 804-748-0660 or through the p3 app.

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