UPDATE: The victim has been identified as Saeed Lateef Majied.
Officers were called to the scene early this morning in reference to a gun shot victim.
Majied was pronounced dead at the scene.
Bryson Andrew Brown, 30 of Roanoke, has been charged with possession of a fire arm by a convicted fellon, additional charges are possible, pending results from the investigation.
Brown is currently being held at the Roanoke City Jail.
Some breaking news out of Roanoke, reports of a dead body in the street of the 300 block of Patton Avenue.
Police aren't saying much, but neighbors say it started around 3 o'clock this morning.
WDBJ Photojournalist, Nick Beaty, is on scene.
As more information comes into our WDBJ 7 newsroom, we'll bring it right to you.