Roanoke man charged with second-degree murder after apartment complex shooting

One dead after shooting in Roanoke

ROANOKE - ROANOKE (WSLS 10) – Police have charged a Roanoke man with second-degree murder after a shooting at a Roanoke apartment complex on Friday morning.

At 9:44 a.m, police responded to the 1600 block of Queen Ann Drive SE.

Officers say when they arrived, they found 32-year-old Timothy Mark Duncan, of Roanoke, lying in the street after being shot multiple times. He was taken to Carilion Roanoke Memorial Hospital where he was pronounced dead at 10:15 a.m., according to police.

Responding officers were provided information about a suspect vehicle and stopped a vehicle matching that description at 12th Street and Dale Avenue at 9:50 a.m.

The individuals in the vehicle were all brought to the police department for questioning and after further investigation, detectives charged Jonathan Ryan Gurley, 33, of Roanoke, with second-degree murder.

Gurley was one of the occupants of the vehicle that was stopped, according to police.

Police also say they found a firearm during the stop of the vehicle.

Gurley was taken to Roanoke City Jail and the investigation is ongoing.

Police say a suspect is in custody and the victim has died after this morning's shooting in Roanoke. 


ROANOKE (WSLS 10) - Roanoke Police officers are on the scene of a shooting at an apartment complex in the city.

Police say the call came in at 9:44 a.m. Friday about the shooting at Jamestown Place in Southeast Roanoke.

Police say the victim has been taken to the hospital with serious injuries.

No arrests have been made at this time and the investigation is ongoing.



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