PORTSMOUTH, Va. — Portsmouth police say the suspect accused of shooting and killing a 17-year-old male last week is now behind bars.
Police say Marque A. Mills, 21, of Portsmouth, turned himself into police Sunday evening.
Mills has active warrants for second-degree murder, aggravated malicious wounding, and two counts of use of a firearm in the commission of a felony.
On March 1 around 5:42 p.m., police responded to an unresponsive male in the 1000 block of Cherokee Road.
Officers found a 17-year-old man shot in the torso. He was pronounced dead at the scene.
Ten minutes later, another victim, a 17-year-old male, walked into a local emergency room with a gunshot wound to the upper body.
That victim is connected to the shooting on Cherokee Road, police said.