Homicide Investigation

Police investigated a homicide in the 700 block of Arnett Boulevard Sunday afternoon, March 10. 

A homicide is under investigation in the 700 block of Arnett Boulevard according to Lt. Scott Eanes with the Danville Police Department.

Police responded to 741 Arnett Boulevard for a report of shots fired. Upon arrival, a 17-year-old male victim was found dead. 

Virginia State Police is also on scene. Five city police vehicles are in the yard of one of the homes with traffic cones scattered in the street. 

Lt. Richard Chivvis said multiple shots were fired. 

Mayor Alonzo Jones could be seen comforting those in the neighborhood.

This story will be updated.

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