Tuesday, January 19, 2010

New Year's Eve Homicide Arrests

E-mail Advisory 1/19/10
Richmond Police Department
New Year’s Eve Homicide Arrests

The Richmond Police Department has arrested two men in connection with the Dec. 31 shooting death of Reginale N. Lee, 19, in the 1000 block of St. James Street.

On Jan. 8, Carl L. Bruce Jr., 20, of no fixed address, was arrested and charged with conspiracy to commit murder. On Jan. 11, a 17-year-old male was arrested and charged with murder and use of a firearm during the commission of a felony.

The Department credits the neighborhood of Gilpin Court for providing information that led to these arrests. However, investigators believe there are more witnesses to this crime, and ask them to call Crime Stoppers anonymous at 780-1000.

Contact: Gene Lepley
Richmond Police Department
Phone 804-646-0607
Fax 804-646-3496