Man arrested after fatal shooting in Lynchburg

Ja'Quain Miller Mugshot
Ja'Quain Miller Mugshot(Lynchburg Adult Detention Center)
Published: Apr. 20, 2021 at 4:39 PM EDT
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LYNCHBURG, Va. (WDBJ) - A man is dead and another is in custody after a shooting in Lynchburg Tuesday.

Lynchburg Police were called about 4 p.m. to the James Crossing Apartments on Greenfield Drive. Scottie Humbles, 47, was found with a gunshot wound and taken to a hospital, where he died.

Ja’Quain Quintez Miller, 25, of Lynchburg, was arrested and charged with second-degree murder, use of a firearm in commission of a felony, possession of a firearm by a convicted felon, reckless handling of a firearm, and indecent exposure.

Anyone with information about this killing is asked to contact Det. Davis at (434) 455-6166 or Crime Stoppers at (888) 798-5900. You can also enter a tip online at or use the P3 app on a mobile device.

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