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UPDATE: Police ID Victim of Woodland Dr. Shooting


Oct. 17, 2013

UPDATE 6:00 PM

Police say the victim in this case has been identified as Jarvis Corenell Brown a 22 year male, a resident of Albemarle County.

Police responded to a 911 call around 3:15 AM. Brown's body was discovered at roadside this morning in the 2500 block of Woodland Dr., the apparent victim of a gunshot.

“All I saw was just car after car going down here; ambulance, cop cars, all that,” says Cameron Carpenter, neighbor who lives off of Woodland Dr. “There were just a lot of lights flashing, I didn't really know what was going on.”

One neighbor who did not want to be on camera says she woke up after hearing a gunshot earlier this morning around 3 AM.

Right now there is no suspect in the case and investigators ask that if you have any information to call Crime Stoppers at (434) 977-4000.

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Charlottesville police are investigating an apparent homicide in the area of Woodland Drive, near Cleveland Avenue.

Police say they received a 911 call around 3:15 AM on Thursday, and that they found one victim inside a home in the 2500 block of Woodland Dr.


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