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Williamsburg Police make arrest in hotel shooting

Williamsburg Police make arrest in hotel shooting

A James City County man was arrested in connection to a shooting at a Second Street hotel Monday night.

George Antonio Jimmison, 38, was arrested at his home around 8:25 a.m. Tuesday with the help of James City County Police, according to Williamsburg Police spokesman Maj. Greg Riley in a news release. He has been charged with aggravated assault, brandishing a firearm and possession of a firearm by a convicted felon, Riley said.

The shooting took place late Monday evening, with police responding to the hotel in the 300 block of Second Street around 11:45 p.m., Riley said.

When officers arrived, they spoke to a witness and a man who was shot in the arm during an...