Who Is Christopher Darnell Jones Jr? Suspect In University Of Virginia Shooting


Christopher Darnell Jones was the main suspect distinguished in the deadly Sunday late evening taking shots at the College of Virginia.

The 5-foot-9-inch, 195-pound man is from Petersburg, where he played linebacker and running back at Petersburg Secondary School.


In secondary school, Jones had outcome in scholastics, procuring decent notice all-gathering as a rookie and second-group honors as a sophomore and junior.

Suspect Christopher Darnell Jones Jr. is in guardianship, police boss says.

He has to deal with three penalties of second-degree murder and three includes of involving a handgun in the commission of a crime.

College of Virginia President Ryan: “This is a miserable, stunning and heartbreaking day for our UVA people group”.

The taking shots at the Charlottesville grounds is one of almost 600 mass shootings in the US this year.

Understudies at the College of Virginia are told to shield set up as police look for a suspect.

An UVA lacrosse player five years sooner was indicted and condemned to 23 years in jail for the 2010 killing of his ex.