Suffolk Police arrest man allegedly connected in shooting that damaged vehicle, home

Posted at 6:04 PM, Aug 25, 2020
and last updated 2020-10-05 10:38:03-04

SUFFOLK, Va. - Suffolk Police have arrested a man allegedly involved in a shooting that took place August 20.

Officials say the shooting occurred around 3:20 p.m., in the area of the 500 block of South Main Street.

According to the investigation, the windshield of a vehicle was damaged by gunfire and a home in the 100 block of Kilby Avenue.

No injuries were reported.

Suffolk Police have identified and arrested a suspect, 19-year-old Deandre Malik Wilson, for his alleged involvement with the shooting.

Wilson was arrested on October 2, on charges including Use of Firearm in Commission of Felony; Discharge Firearm or Missile at a Residence; Discharge a Weapon in or Across a Roadway; Reckless Handling of a Firearm; Attempt to Commit a Non-Capital Offense.

He is currently in custody at the Western Tidewater Regional Jail. Mug shot attached.

The investigation remains ongoing and additional charges are pending.

Anyone with information is asked to contact Suffolk Police or Suffolk Crime Line at 1-888-LOCK-U-UP.