Scottsville man facing charges for Rockingham County homicides
ROCKINGHAM COUNTY, Va. (CBS19 NEWS) -- A man from Scottsville is facing charges in connection with a deadly shooting that occurred in April in Rockingham County.
According to WHSV, 21-year-old Chavis Javon Barbour is facing two counts of aggravated homicide and two counts of use of a firearm in the commission of a felony.
He was arrested on April 25 on drug distribution charges, and the Rockingham County Sheriff’s Office says he has been in custody since that time.
The shooting occurred on April 15 on Newberry Lane in Rockingham County.
Investigators learned there had been a party at the home and two people, one of them a juvenile, had been shot.
Both people were pronounced dead at the scene.
One of the victims was identified as 22-year-old D’Angelo Marquise Gracy of Rocky Mount, North Carolina. The other was a 17-year-old male who lived in Harrisonburg.
Court records show Barbour was sentenced to probation in September on drug and firearm charges in Waynesboro.
Barbour is currently scheduled to appear in Rockingham County court on Nov. 20.