In less than 24 hours, Richmond Police detectives have identified and arrested Randy L. Trent in connection with last night’s double homicide.
At approximately 10 p.m. Wednesday, officers received a call for shots fired in the 700 block of
Stockton Street. When they arrived, they
found Ahkeem K. Phillips, 28, of , shot
to death in the lobby of the apartment building. His brother, Ahmad K. Phillips, 24, of the 700 block of Virginia Beach Stockton Street,
was taken to
where he later succumbed to his injuries. VCU Medical Center
Detectives believe the motive for these shootings was a dispute between neighbors.
They still ask anyone with any information about this crime to call Crime Stoppers at 780-1000 or text Crime Stoppers at 274637, using the key word “ITip” followed by your tip. Both methods are anonymous.