Persons of interest arrested in Monday killing in Danville

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Published: May. 2, 2023 at 3:13 PM EDT
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DANVILLE, Va. (WDBJ) - Two persons of interest have been arrested in connection with a homicide at Woodside Village Apartments in Danville.

Both people are in custody and being held on unrelated charges as the investigation continues. Their names have not been released.

The killing happened around midnight the morning of Monday, May 1, in the 1300 block of Piney Forest Road. Officers found one man, 37-year-old Marcus Hairston, dead, and two people with non-life-threatening injuries.

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