ROANOKE, Va. (WFXR) — The Roanoke Police Department (RPD) says a man has been arrested in connection to the 10th Street NW shooting that occurred on May 12.

RPD tells WFXR News that 33-year-old Jaliyl S. Clinton from Salem was arrested and charged with the following:

  • Malicious Wounding
  • Possession of a Firearm by a Convicted Felon

RPD says on May 12 shortly before 10 a.m., officers received a call regarding a gunshot victim on the 1800 block of Downing Street NW. On the scene, police found a man with several gunshot wounds. He was taken to the hospital with non-life-threatening injuries.

Details about Clinton’s arrest are limited at this time, however as the investigation continued, officers learned that the shooting took place at a convenience store on the 1900 block of 10th Street NW.

According to police, Clinton was taken into custody shortly after the shooting occurred.

WFXR News will update you as additional details are released.