Suspected student is in custody
The suspect, Christopher Darnell Jones Jr., faces three charges
Charges of second-degree murder and three counts of using a handgun
Those killed were Devin Chandler, Lavel Davis Jr. and D’Sean Perry, all members of the UVA football team
The two wounded students are being treated at UVA Medical Center, with one in critical condition and the other in good condition
“This is a sad, shocking and tragic day for our UVA community,”
The shelter-in-place alert went out around 10:40 p.m. after a shooting was reported on Culbreth Road the UVA police department tweeted.
The suspect is listed on UVA’s athletics website as a football player in 2018 who as a freshman did not participate in any games.
Police have not offered a motive for the attack.
This is a sad, shocking and tragic day for our UVA community.