Albemarle County Police have released the following information:
An arrest has been made in connection to a home invasion that led to fatal shooting this afternoon in Albemarle County.
Kevin David Taylor II was arrested and charged with burglary while armed, use of firearm in commission of a felony and attempted robbery. All three charges are felony offenses. Taylor was taken to the Albemarle-Charlottesville Regional Jail where he is currently being held
without bond. He is 19 years old from Albemarle County.
At 12:18 p.m. officers with the ACPD were dispatched to the 1600 block of Townwood Court for a call of a home invasion and shooting. When they arrived on scene, they found one man dead inside the home, the victim of a gunshot wound. The victim was later identified Ronald Eugene Glover Jr. He was 20 years old and from Albemarle County.
Two men inside the home at the time of the shooting were detained and taken to the police department to be questioned. They were later released.
Taylor, who left the home before police arrived, was later located and subsequently charged. At this point in the investigation it appears Taylor and Glover were responsible for the home invastion.
The shooting is the first homicide of the year in Albemarle County. Both the shooting and the home invasion remain under investigation.
Jan. 22, 2014
Albemarle County Police are investigating the shooting death of a man in the 1600 block of Townwood Court.
A police spokeswoman says just after noon on Wednesday, police got an emergency call about a home invasion and shooting.
Police found one adult male dead inside the home.
Officials have not yet commented on a motive.
"Right now it's, of course, an ongoing investigation," Albemarle Co. Public Information Officer Carter Johnson said. "It's still very active at this point. We do have two people who've been detained and we're continuing to follow up on leads, but at this point we have no reason to believe there are any concern for the community as far as safety goes."
The two men detained by police had been inside the home.
This is a developing story. Stay with CBS19 for the latest information as it is confirmed.
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