Charlottesville Man Arrested In Connection to East Jefferson Street Shots Fired Incident
CHARLOTTESVILLE, VA- (UPDATE: 3/08/2019): Officers have arrested a man in connection to the shots fired incident on East Jefferson Street from March 2, 2019.
Terrell Abdul Saunders, a 29-year-old resident of Charlottesville, was arrested Friday, March 8, 2019.
He is charged with three felonies: malicious wounding, use of a firearm in the commission of a felony, and possession of a firearm by a convicted felon.
The victim of the shooting is still in the hospital, where he is listed in stable condition.
(ORIGINAL 3/07/2019): On March 2, 2019, at approximately 2:00 a.m., officers responded to the 300 block of East Jefferson Street for the report of multiple shots fired.
Upon arrival, officers located an adult male suffering from a gunshot wound. He was taken to UVA Hospital where he is listed in critical condition.
Detectives and forensic technicians responded to the scene and are currently investigating the incident.
Anyone with information is asked to call Detective R. Wright at (434) 970-3274 or CrimeStoppers at (434) 977-4000.