Sheriff's office: Suspect charged with shooting, killing man in Charles County

Janeal Jerome Thompson (Charles County Sheriff's Office)

A man has been charged for allegedly shooting and killing a man in Charles County.

Janeal Jerome Thompson, 26, is charged with first-degree murder and other related charges, according to the Charles County Sheriff's Office.

Officers began an investigation into a possible missing person after the family of Ronaj Henderson, 22, last saw him on Oct. 27.

Authorities say Henderson was shot in the area of Bryans Road by an individual known to him. Henderson's body was later found in a wooded area on Nov. 4.

Investigators found Thompson in Arlington and later transferred him to the Charles County Detention Center.

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