FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
June 22, 2020
On June 20, 2020, at approximately 0030 hours, Charlottesville Police Department officers responded to reports of shots fired in the 1100 block of West Main Street.
Upon arrival, officers located damage to a nearby bus stop consistent with gunshots. Officers then made contact with the caller who stated an individual in a passing vehicle fired the shots.
However, it was determined the shots were fired by the caller, Curtis Andrew Holloway-Jackson, who was acting in the capacity of an on-duty UVA Ambassador. No injuries were reported.
Holloway-Jackson, a 28-year-old resident of Albemarle County, is charged with (4) counts of reckless handling of a firearm, (4) counts of shooting in a public place without causing injuries, (4) counts of discharging a firearm across a street, (1) count of destruction of property, and (1) count of making a false call to police.
Public Information Officer
Charlottesville Police Department