Chesterfield man charged in murder of brother following shooting

By: Michael Campbell | Twitter: @itsthesoup
Posted: July 14, 2018 | 3:35 p.m.
Updated: July 14, 2018 | 10:19 p.m.

Broderick R. Giles

PRINCE GEORGE – An arrest has been made in the fatal shooting of a middle-aged man in Prince George County late Saturday morning.

In a statement Saturday evening, Prince George Police confirmed 43-year-old Broderick Giles of Chesterfield was arrested in connection with the shooting death of his brother inside a county home earlier in the day.

Authorities are keeping many details related to the case close to them as they are in the midst of their investigation but, in an earlier statement, police said they were called to the 9000 block of Sandy Ridge Road just before 11 a.m. Saturday for a report of a man in his 50’s suffering from multiple gunshot wounds.

The victim, who was later identified as 53-year-old Lathius A. Giles of Prince George, was taken to John Randolph Medical Center in neighboring Hopewell where he was pronounced dead.

A few hours later, Broderick Giles was arrested by Prince George Police without incident and has been charged with second-degree murder.

Giles has been taken to Riverside Regional Jail here he is being held without bond.

Stay with The Prince George Journal for the latest information on this developing story.

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By: Michael Campbell | Twitter: @itsthesoup
Posted: July 14, 2018 | 3:35 p.m.

PRINCE GEORGE – A man has died after being shot multiple times during a domestic incident Saturday, Prince George County Police confirmed.

While few details are known, in a statement from authorities Saturday afternoon, officers from the department were dispatched to the 9000 block of Sandy Ridge Road in the county for a report of a male in his 50’s suffering multiple gunshot wounds.

The man, who hasn’t been identified by police, was rushed to Hopewell’s John Randolph Medical Center where he was pronounced dead.

According to Prince George Police, “There were no signs of forced entry into the residence” and they “believe this is a domestic-related incident.”

Any information on possible suspects in the deadly shooting has not be released as detectives continue to investigate the case.

Stay with The Prince George Journal for the latest information on this developing story.

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