From STAFF REPORTS

Rocky Mount Police have charged two Martinsville siblings in connection with the death of 26-year-old Tony Bruce.

Richard Hannon Jr., 28, was charged with felon in possession of a firearm and Kaniesha Hannon, 27, was charged with two counts of shooting into an occupied dwelling. Both are being held without bond at the Western Virginia Regional Jail.

Rocky Mount Assistant Town Manager Matt Hankins said additional charges are pending. The siblings were taken into custody in the Axton community of Henry County around dawn Tuesday morning.

Police found Bruce suffering from a gunshot wound at his Bland Street home after receiving a 911 call around 7:40 p.m. Monday.

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