Man arrested in connection with April shooting in Petersburg

The Tri-Cities

PETERSBURG, Va. (WRIC) — Petersburg police have arrested a man in connection to a shooting that happened last month.

Christopher Michael Sano was arrested at 10:30 a.m. on May 25. He has been charged with malicious wounding, use of a firearm in commission of a felony, possession of a firearm by a convicted felon and discharging a firearm twice within the city.

Authorities said Sano is the suspect in a shooting that happened at the American Inn in the 2200 block of County Drive on April 22 at 3:08 a.m. Officers responded to the scene and found a person suffering from multiple gunshot wounds.

The victim was taken to the hospital for treatment of non-life threatening injuries.

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