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Police arrest shooting suspect in South Boston

Michael Jones, 32, of South Boston was arrested Tuesday on felony charges of malicious wounding, use of a firearm to commit malicious wounding and possession of a firearm by a convicted felon, according to South Boston Police Office records.

The charges stem from a shooting that wounded 34-year-old Antonio Jones of South Boston outside of Fairmont Apartments between midnight and 1 a.m. Sunday, according to authorities.

Officer R. J. Meade served the warrant. 

Michael Jones is currently being held in the Blue Ridge Regional Jail without bond, police said.

Antonio Jones suffered a single gunshot wound to the chest and was airlifted to Virginia Commonwealth University Medical Center in Richmond where he is being treated for his injuries.