Monday, January 25, 2010

Suspect Sought in Southwood Homicide

Richmond Police need the public’s help in finding Oswaldo Ramirez in connection with the murder of Leoncio Deleon yesterday.

After further investigation, detectives have determined Deleon, 43, was stabbed after an altercation with a known offender inside an apartment in the 4600 block of Southwood Parkway around 2 a.m. yesterday. He later died at VCU Medical Center.

Ramirez, 24, is described as 5’6” and weighing about 150 pounds. His last known address is the 1700 block of Clarkson Road. His photo is attached to this advisory.

He is wanted on a charge of first degree murder and failure to appear for court.

Richmond Police ask anyone with any information on Ramirez’s whereabouts or this homicide to contact Crime Stoppers at 780 -1000 or the Latino Tip Line at 239-4209.