Wednesday, September 17, 2014

Person of Interest & Vehicle Sought in Hull Street Homicides/Shootings

The Richmond Police Department needs the public’s help to identify a person of interest and find a vehicle wanted in connection with Monday’s double homicide and this morning’s double shooting.

Detectives believe the same person committed both crimes.

The person of interest is described as a black male with a dark complexion, approximately 5’6” and about 32 years old. He also has a New York accent and a stained or discolored tooth with a black line across it.

He was last seen Monday night wearing a black doo rag, all black clothing and a shirt with a white diamond on the front. Today, victims described him as having a goatee and wearing white shoes and gray sweatpants.

The vehicle is described as tan-colored, 2004 Nissan Sentra with the Virginia license plate “VAK 2807.”

Today’s shooting of two adult males occurred at approximately 1:07 a.m. in the 600 block of Warwick Village Drive. The victims suffered non-life-threatening injuries.

At approximately 10:37 p.m. on Monday, officers were called to the 5300 block of Hull Street for a report of two individuals who had been shot. When they arrived, they found Saquenta Dixon and Andre Todd, both 26 and of the 5300 block of Hull Street, suffering from gunshot wounds. Both died at the scene.


Detectives ask anyone with any information about this individual, this vehicle or this crime is asked to call the Department’s Tipline at 514-TIPS or Crime Stoppers at 780-1000. Citizens can also text Crime Stoppers at 274637, using the key word “ITip” followed by your tip. Both Crime Stoppers methods are anonymous.





Tuesday, September 16, 2014

Graffiti Vandal Sought

Richmond Police detectives need the public’s help to identify a man who vandalized a parking sign and the side of a building.

At approximately 4 a.m. on Aug. 28, an unknown male vandalized two objects in the 100 block of West Marshall Street.

He is described as a male with a thin build, full beard, approximately 5’10” tall and sleeve tattoos on both arms. He was last seen wearing a ball cap, tank top, dark stretch jeans and light-colored shoes.

He can be seen in the below surveillance images.


Detectives ask anyone with any information about this man’s identity to call Fourth Precinct Environmental Officer Robert Capocelli at (804) 646-6072 or Crime Stoppers at 780-1000. Citizens can also text Crime Stoppers at 274637, using the key word “ITip” followed by your tip. Both Crime Stoppers methods are anonymous.


















Hull Street Double Homicide

The Richmond Police Department is investigating a double homicide that occurred last night at an apartment complex on the city’s south side.

The call was received at approximately 10:37 p.m. Monday that gunshots had been heard at Meadow Creek Apartments in the 5300 block of Hull Street.

Responding officers located the bodies of two gunshot victims in the parking lot there. They have been identified as Saquetta Dixon, 26, and Andre Todd, 26, both of the 5300 block of Hull Street. They shared an apartment at that location.

The medical examiner will determine the exact cause and manner of death.

There is no suspect information to release at this time.


Detectives ask anyone with any information about this case to call Crime Stoppers at 780-1000. Citizens can also text Crime Stoppers at 274637, using the key word “ITip” followed by your tip. Both methods are anonymous.

Monday, September 15, 2014

East End Armed Robber Sought

Richmond Police detectives need the public’s help to identify a person of interest in the below photos in connection with two crimes involving firearms in the city’s East End.

At approximately 10 p.m. on Sept. 5 in the 2200 block of East Broad Street, an unknown male robbed two women at gunpoint before fleeing the scene in a silver, four-door sedan. The suspect had a white sweater wrapped around his hand and indicated he had a gun.

At approximately 2:30 a.m. on Sept. 11 in the 2200 block of East Cary Street, an unknown male brandished a firearm and threatened to shoot a man who was walking down the street. The suspect had a white piece of clothing wrapped around his hand and a white shirt wrapped around his face.

Based on incident details and the suspect’s description as a black male with a box-style haircut, detectives believe it was the same person.


Detectives ask anyone with any information about this man’s identity to call First Precinct Detective Brian Taylor at (804) 646-0689 or Crime Stoppers at 780-1000. Citizens can also text Crime Stoppers at 274637, using the key word “ITip” followed by your tip. Both Crime Stoppers methods are anonymous.




Amoco Robber Sought

Richmond Police detectives need the public’s help to identify a man who robbed a convenience store at gunpoint earlier this month.

At approximately 11:30 p.m. on Sept. 5, male walked into the BP Amoco station at 2869 Broad Rock Blvd. and robbed the employee at gunpoint.

The suspect can be seen in the below photos.


Detectives ask anyone with any information about this man’s identity to call Second Precinct Detective Derrick Longoria at (804) 646-8171 or Crime Stoppers at 780-1000. Citizens can also text Crime Stoppers at 274637, using the key word “ITip” followed by your tip. Both Crime Stoppers methods are anonymous.






Monday, September 8, 2014

FasMart Robber Sought

Richmond Police detectives need the public’s help to identify a man who robbed a convenience store at knifepoint Sunday night.

He can be seen in the below surveillance images.

At approximately 11:44 p.m. Sunday, an unknown male walked into the FasMart at 1201 Westover Hills Blvd. and robbed the business at knifepoint. He was last seen running away from the area.

The suspect is described as a dark-skinned black male with a mustache in his mid-30s to mid-40s, weighing approximately 160 to 190 pounds and about 5’11” to 6’0” feet tall.


Detectives ask anyone with any information about this man’s identity to call Richmond Police Detective Jack Larry at (804) 646-1647 or Crime Stoppers at 780-1000. Citizens can also text Crime Stoppers at 274637, using the key word “ITip” followed by your tip. Both Crime Stoppers methods are anonymous.



Tuesday, September 2, 2014

Computer Thief Sought

Richmond Police detectives need the public’s help to identify a man who walked into a Fan computer store and snatched four laptops.

He can be seen in the below surveillance image.

At approximately 10 a.m. Saturday, an unknown white male walked into Capitol Mac at 1307 W. Main St., grabbed four laptops worth approximately $5,000 and ran from the store to a waiting car driven by an unknown female. The car is described as a gold-colored, older model Chrysler.


Detectives ask anyone with any information about this man’s identity to call Richmond Police Detective Eric Sandlin at (804) 646-1010 or Crime Stoppers at 780-1000. Citizens can also text Crime Stoppers at 274637, using the key word “ITip” followed by your tip. Both Crime Stoppers methods are anonymous.