Authorities identify 16-year-old boy killed in Northwest Roanoke shooting

Another teenage boy has been charged with second-degree murder

Jaquice Kearney,16, of Roanoke, was shot and killed on Monday, April 26, 2021.
Jaquice Kearney,16, of Roanoke, was shot and killed on Monday, April 26, 2021. (Family of Jaquice Kearney)

ROANOKE, Va.UPDATE

The Roanoke Police Department has released the name of the boy who was shot and killed on Monday afternoon in Roanoke.

Jaquice Kearney, 16, of Roanoke, died Monday. The family provided this image to police to be shared.

A 15-year-old boy has been charged with second-degree murder, aggravated assault and two counts of a firearm in the commission of a felony.


UPDATE

A teenage boy that was shot in Northwest Roanoke on Monday afternoon has died, according to Roanoke Police.


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