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Man arrested in Martinsville on charges from Rocky Mount

A man was taken into custody by a SWAT team in Martinsville on Monday.

The Martinsville Police Department says Richard Lee Hannon Jr. is facing multiple charges including second-degree murder. Officials say they served an arrest warrant for Hannon Jr. in the 700 block of Forest Street after he was wanted out of Rocky Mount and when U.S. Marshals got word that he was in Martinsville, they got a warrant for his arrest.

Officials say he has been charged with second-degree murder, use of a firearm in the commission of a felony, possession of a firearm by a nonviolent felon, maliciously shooting into an occupied building.