Police make arrest in murder case

Published 5:34 pm Wednesday, July 28, 2021

Suffolk Police have arrested a Suffolk man following their investigation into a murder.

Suffolk Police advise that arrest warrants for Dominique Vontral Steward, 41, of Suffolk, were obtained for first-degree murder and use of a firearm while committing a murder, according to a city press release.

He is charged in the death of James Lee Golden, 58, of Suffolk. Golden was found deceased at a motel in the 2300 block of Pruden Boulevard on the afternoon of July 11.


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Steward was arrested in Chesapeake on Wednesday and is currently being held without bond in Chesapeake City Jail, according to the release.