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Williamsburg Police: Man charged with attempted murder after shooting

Williamsburg Police: Man charged with attempted murder after shooting

A Williamsburg man was charged with attempted murder after officers say he shot at a man in a hotel parking lot Sunday, according to Williamsburg police.

The man, 33-year-old Brian Keith Lyons, was arrested in the parking lot shortly after officers arrived on scene in the 900 block of Capitol Landing Road, according to police. 

About 2:15 p.m., officers responded to a report of shots fired. A witness told them where to find a loaded .40 caliber handgun allegedly dropped on the group by Lyons, police said. 

The victim, a neighbor of Lyons, was not injured. He told officers that Lyons pointed the gun at him and fired, hitting a vehicle...

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