Man charged with first degree murder after Chesapeake shooting

Tevin Smith. (CPD)

CHESAPEAKE, Va. – Chesapeake Police have a suspect in custody after an early-morning shooting in the 3400 block of Bernies Court S led to the death of one man.

Chesapeake Police responded to a report of an injured person at approximately 1:50 a.m. Sunday morning. When they arrived, they located one adult male who had been shot in the home. This male died on scene, and a second adult male who had also been shot was transported to an area hospital.

A third involved male, identified as 25-year-old Tevin Smith, allegedly ran from the home. Chesapeake Police located him and took him into custody.

The victim is 55-year-old Anthony Smith from the 3400 block of Bernies Court.  He was the Father of the shooter, Tevin Smith.

Smith has been charged with 1st degree murder, aggravated malicious wounding and two counts of use of a firearm in the commission of a felony, according to police.

If you or anyone you know has information in this shooting, take action and call Chesapeake Police emergency dispatch 911 or the Crime Line at 1-888-LOCK-U-UP.

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