Stafford detectives have made an arrest in the Wednesday night murder at a North Stafford apartment complex.
The Sheriff’s Office responded at 10:36 p.m. responded to a shooting on Declaration Drive. They arrived to find 45-year-old Anthony Jermaine Johnson of Stafford on the ground in front of an apartment building suffering from a gunshot wound. Deputies and bystanders provided first aid until medics arrived to transport Johnson, but he passed away at the hospital a short time later.
Sgt. Shawn Kimmitz says 24-year-old William McQueen of Stafford was arrested and charged second degree murder, use of a firearm in the commission of a felony and possession of a firearm by a convicted felon. He was held without bond at the Rappahannock Regional Jail.
This is an ongoing investigation and further information will be released as it becomes available.
Please keep the family and friends of Mr. Johnson in your thoughts and prayers.