Archive for “murder”
From RTD we get the details of a brutal murder that occurred in 2011 along Riverside Drive. A Richmond judge sentenced a teenager to 34 years in prison Monday for murdering another teen in what authorities described as a “cold-blooded, calculated” initiation into a violent street gang.
From RTD, original story here. An 18-year-old man pleaded guilty Thursday to two counts of first-degree murder in separate shootings in South Richmond, the first of which occurred when he grabbed a man’s gun from his holster in a gas station and killed him with it. Toby Smith Jr. pleaded guilty in Richmond Circuit Court […]
From RPD Press Release: The Richmond Police Department is investigating a homicide that occurred early this morning in the Manchester section of the city. At 5:22 a.m., officers were called to the 00-hundred block of W. 14th St. (between Hull St. and Bainbridge St . ) after a caller notified emergency dispatch that someone had […]
RTD has the details A federal appeals court will hear arguments Wednesday on behalf of Ricky Javon Gray, sentenced to die for the capital murders of two Richmond children in 2006.
From RTD: A Richmond judge sentenced Darryl Lamont Jefferson on Monday to 46 years in prison for murdering two brothers after a dispute involving dog feces that had been left outside someone’s apartment in Manchester. In pronouncing the sentence, Circuit Judge Beverly W. Snukals affirmed a jury’s recommended sentence in the killings last April of […]
From RPD An arrest has been made in connection with Sunday night’s homicide in the Woodland Heights neighborhood. The Capital Area Regional Fugitive Task Force arrested Tyrone T. Taylor, 35, of the 3700 block of Crutchfield Street, today and Richmond Police detectives charged him with conspiracy to commit murder.
From the RPD; The Richmond Police Department is investigating a homicide that occurred shortly after 9 o’clock last night in the Woodland Heights section of the city. The victim, a white male in his 30s, was shot near the intersection of Forest Hill Avenue and West 34th Street . The victim was pronounced dead at a […]
From RPD: Richmond Police investigators need the public’s help to find the person who killed a man last night on the city’s Southside. At approximately 8:30 p.m., officers were called to the 1500 block of Treehaven Drive for a person down. When officers arrived, they found Lorenzo P. Miliam, 37, of the 1700 block of […]
Once termed the “Dillingers of the East,” Robert Mais and Walter Legenza led their men and molls on a violent journey of robberies, murders, and escapes up and down the East Coast. Join historian Selden Richardson (of Richmond) as he recounts the story of this whirlwind of crime and how it finally reached its climax […]
From RTD; A second Richmond man now faces murder charges in the fatal shooting of two brothers in a dispute over dog feces left in front of a Manchester apartment. The Richmond area’s multijurisdictional grand jury on Wednesday indicted Darryl Lamont Jefferson, 37, of the 2400 block of Coles Street, with two counts of first-degree […]
From RTD; Police have identified the man found shot to death before dawn today in South Richmond as Freddie Fields, 46, of no confirmed address. Richmond police Capt. Yvonne Crowder said officers responded to a 5:18 a.m. call for a man down and found the victim in a vacant lot between a convenience store and […]
Update 4/19 8:00 pm - In less than 24 hours, Richmond Police detectives have identified and arrested Randy L. Trent in connection with last night’s double homicide. Trent, 20, of the 700 block of Stockton Street , has initially been charged with conspiracy to commit murder, but other charges are pending. This investigation remains ongoing.
Continuing our “Up with People” theme this morning we get news that two sixteen year olds have been arrested in the murder of a eighteen year old. If you need me I’ll be in the closet rocking back and forth. After an in-depth investigation, Richmond Police investigators have arrested two people in connection with the […]
Update 1/21:he Richmond Police Department has identified the victim in yesterday’s homicide. At 4:18 p.m. Friday, Jan. 20, officers responded to reports of shots fired and a man down in the 600 block of Westover Hills Boulevard. When officers arrived they found Samuel L. Johnson, 38, with gunshot wounds lying next to a car in […]
From RPD; At approximately 5 a.m. Richmond Police were called to the 8200 block of Riverside Drive for the report of a person down. Upon arrival officers found a male in a wooded area suffering from an apparent gunshot wound. The male was pronounced dead at the scene. The Medical Examiner will determine cause of […]