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Charlottesville Police arrest juvenile in shooting investigation; two additional suspects named

Crystal Graham

The Charlottesville Police Department executed search warrants Wednesday into a shooting investigation that occurred on March 5 on 6th Street SE.

CPD detectives, with the assistance of the Virginia State Police and Albemarle County tactical teams, executed the search warrants in the 100 block of Stribling Avenue in the City of Charlottesville and the 800 block of Mallside Forest Court in Albemarle County.

One juvenile male was taken into custody during this operation for attempted malicious wounding, reckless handling of a firearm and possession of firearm by a convicted felon related to the March 5 incident.

Two individuals are still wanted in relation to the case.

Wanted men


Zymir Jakai Brown

  • Possession of Firearm by Convicted Felon


Eric Dweh

  • Attempted malicious wounding
  • Use/display of firearm during commission of felony
  • Reckless handling of firearm
  • Possession of firearm by convicted felon

If you have any information regarding this incident, contact the Charlottesville Police Department at (434) 970-3280 or Crime Stoppers Tip Line at (434) 977-4000.

Crystal Graham

Crystal Graham

Crystal Abbe Graham is the regional editor of Augusta Free Press. A 1999 graduate of Virginia Tech, she has worked for nearly 25 years as a reporter and editor for several Virginia publications, written a book, and garnered more than a dozen Virginia Press Association awards for writing and graphic design. She was the co-host of "Viewpoints," a weekly TV news show, and co-host of Virginia Tonight, a nightly TV news show. Her work on "Virginia Tonight" earned her a national Telly award for excellence in television.