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Three arrested after early-morning homicide in Virginia Beach

Three arrested after early-morning homicide in Virginia Beach
Posted at 4:15 AM, Feb 19, 2019
and last updated 2019-02-19 04:17:18-05

VIRGINIA BEACH, Va. – Virginia Beach Police have arrested three people in relation to a homicide that occurred Tuesday morning at the Chartwell Apartment in the 6700 block of Chartwell Drive.

According to officials, dispatch received the call around 12:15 a.m. for a report of someone suffering from a gunshot wound. Police officers responded and found a man who had been shot.

The man was pronounced dead at the scene and was later identified as 27-year-old Damen Ellington Graham.

On February 19, three people were arrested in relation to Graham’s murder.

23-year-old Marquette Treyvon Lee of Norfolk was charged with murder, use of a firearm and possession of a firearm by a convicted felon.

27-year-old Charles Daquan Wilson of Norfolk and 28-year-old Vanessa C. Johnson of Virginia Beach were both charged with accessory after the fact of a felony.

Neighbors told News 3’s Brian Hill Graham lived at the complex, describing him as polite.

The following charges were certified to the grand jury on June 20 in Virginia Beach General District Court:

  • Wilson – Accessory after: homicide
  • Lee – Murder: 2nd Degree; use of a firearm in the commission of a felony – 1st offense
  • Johnson – Accessory after: Homicide

No new court date has been set.

Stay with News 3 for updates.