Chesterfield Police are searching for a suspect in a fatal shooting at a truck stop


CHESTERFIELD COUNTY, Va. (WRIC) – The Chesterfield County Police Department is asking for help in locating the suspect in a shooting that killed a person outside a pilot travel center.

Police say officers were called to the 2100 block of Ruffin Mill Road around 6.05pm on Sunday. Upon arrival, they found a victim with multiple gunshot wounds. The victim was taken to a local hospital and later died from his injuries.

At the scene, officers discovered that a suspicious vehicle had left the scene after the shooting. Shortly after, officers were called to a nearby crash at the intersection of West Hundred Road and Route 1. The vehicle that left the scene of the shooting was involved in the crash.

Police arrested one occupant but are still looking for the other, who fled on foot. He is described as a black male who is around 6ft 3in tall and was last seen wearing a white t-shirt and red athletic shorts.

Anyone with information relating to this incident is asked to call Chesterfield Police at 804-748-1251 or Crime Silvers at 804-748-0660.


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