UPDATE: Charlottesville Police Department is currently investigating a homicide that occurred early Saturday, Sept. 17 at approximately 3 a.m.

Charlottesville has responded to the 300 Block of 3rd street to investigate a shots fired report.

Police identified a homicide victim as 29-year-old, Dequain Anderson.

Anderson had been transported to the University of Virginia Emergency Room where he succumbed to his injuries.

Anyone with information about this incident is asked to call the Charlottesville Police Department at (434) 970-3280 or Crime Stoppers at (434) 977-4000.


CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. (CBS19 NEWS) -- The Charlottesville Police Department is investigating a homicide that occurred early Saturday morning.

According to police, the incident occurred around 3 a.m. on the 300 block of Third Street NE.

Anyone with information about this incident is asked to call the Charlottesville Police Department at (434) 970-3280 or Crime Stoppers at (434) 977-4000.