Two charged in homicide at Chesapeake apartment complex

Posted at 7:31 PM, Dec 22, 2016
and last updated 2017-03-29 16:41:56-04

CHESAPEAKE, Va. - Two men have been arrested in connection to a homicide that occurred at a Chesapeake apartment complex on Thursday night.


(L) Daquane A. Cuffee (R) Davis Turner IV

The incident happened at The Birches apartment complex in the 1700 block of Birch Trail Circle around 6:35 p.m.

Officers arrived at the scene to find 27-year-old Dion Rayshon Tynes inside a parked vehicle with several gunshot wounds to his body. He died as a result of his injuries.

The vehicle was parked at the rental office of The Birches, where Tynes was a resident.

Chesapeake Police said two men were arrested in connection to the murder.

Davis Turner IV, 20, was previously criminally charged with second degree murder and use of a firearm in the commission of a felony.

On March 29, 2017 officials said Turner's charges were nolle prossed because there was not enough evidence to move forward with a murder charge.

Daquane A. Cuffee, 20, was charged with second degree murder, use of a firearm in the commission of a felony, possession of a concealed handgun, and possession of marijuana.