Shortly after 10:00 pm on December 19th Chesterfield County Police responded to a report of shots fired in the10200 block of Ronaldton Road. Upon arrival officers located Brian Lewis Long, 32, deceased in the residence.
The suspect was quickly identified and he was taken into custody by officers, a short distance from the residence. The victim and the suspect lived in the same residence although they are not related.
Police have charged Jameshai Rhashad Smith, 20, with first degree murder, shooting into an occupied residence, and use of a firearm in the commission of a felony. He is being held in the Chesterfield County Jail without bond pending his appearance in General District Court this morning.
Police continue their investigation; anyone with any information should contact the Chesterfield County Police (804)748-1251.