Man found fatally shot, second man arrested and charged with murder in Chesapeake

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Posted at 10:50 AM, Jun 14, 2021
and last updated 2021-06-15 13:08:36-04

CHESAPEAKE, Va. - Police are investigating a homicide that happened on Sunday at 6:45 p.m.

Officers responded to the 2000 block of Canning Place for a report of an injured person inside a residence. Once on scene they found 51-year-old John Casiquito dead from an apparent gunshot wound, officials said.

69-year-old Richard Seevers was taken into custody, he was criminally charged with 1st Degree Murder and Use of a Firearm in the Commission of a Felony, police said.

Officers added that both men were from the 2000 block of Canning Place.

The incident is currently under investigation.

Anyone with information should call the Crime Line at 1-888-LOCK-U-UP, Submit a tip on line at P3TIPS.COM.