27-year-old man killed in Prince George County shooting, suspect arrested

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PRINCE GEORGE COUNTY, Va. (WRIC) — A Sunday shooting in Prince George County left one man dead, according to the Prince George County Police Department.

PGCPD were called to the 4260 block of Ann Terrace for reports of a person shot.

A spokesperson for the department said the man — later identified as 27-year-old Jarrell Mcelroy — was found at Puddledock Place Apartments on the 2300 block of Flexon Drive just before noon.

Mcelroy was then taken to the Tri-City Emergency Room, where he later died.

PGPD has arrested the suspected shooter, 27 year-old Markeem Moyler of Petersburg. Police say Moyler is being charged with using a fire arm in the commission of a felony, use of a firearm by a felony and second-degree murder.

Markeem Moyler

Police said they are collecting evidence from three crime scenes in the area related to the incident.  Officers from the Prince George County Police Department and the Virginia State Police are working together on this investigation. 

No other details have been released at this time.

Anyone with information is asked to call the Prince George County Police Department at (804) 733-2773 or Crime Solvers at (804) 733-2777.

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