Chesapeake police seek Suffolk man in connection with shooting

Published 2:09 pm Wednesday, February 1, 2012

Chesapeake police are searching for a Suffolk resident who drives a recognizable vehicle.

Police have charged Delando Smallwood, 32, of the 100 block of Greenfield Crescent, with malicious wounding and use of a firearm in commission of a felony. He is also known as “DJ Total Wreck,” according to a news release from the Chesapeake Police Department, and drives a van with “DJ Total Wreck” and other graphics written on it.


Police say Smallwood was involved in a shooting in the 4700 block of West Military Highway in Chesapeake around 2 a.m. Sunday morning.

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According to Chesapeake police, the victim and the suspect engaged in a verbal argument that turned physical. The suspect shot the victim during the altercation and then fled on foot. The victim was treated and released at Sentara Norfolk General Hospital.

Anyone who has information is asked to call Crime Line at 1-888-LOCK-U-UP. Callers to Crime Line never have to give their names or appear in court, and may be eligible for a reward of up to $1,000.