Hampton man indicted for murder outside restaurant

Hampton man indicted for murder outside restaurant

Patrick Julius Roberts

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by 13News Now

WVEC.com

Posted on August 7, 2013 at 5:28 PM

HAMPTON-- One person was indicted Wednesday for the shooting death of a Hampton man outside Jack's Restaurant on E. Pembroke Ave. in May.

Indictments were served on 22-year-old Patrick Julius Roberts of the1200 block of Hale Drive for one count of murder, use of a firearm in the commission of a felony, and possession of a firearm by a convicted felon.

Police said Roberts and  27-year-old Charlie Moses Woodbury had been a an argument with several people outside the Hampton restaurant. 

Police believe Roberts approached Woodbury, showed his gun and then shot him in the upper torso. 

Woodbury was transported to a local hospital and died from his injuries.

Roberts is currently in the Hampton City Jail on unrelated charges.







 

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