Thursday, May 10, 2012

Old Brook Road Homicide Update

Old Brook Road Homicide Update

The Richmond Police Department has arrested a person of interest in the fatal shooting of Keona Johnson in the 4000 block of Old Brook Road last month.

Ernest L. Brown, Jr., 29, of the 5100 block of Bending Branch Road, Highland Springs, was arrested yesterday without incident. He has been charged with robbery. Other charges are pending. His photo is attached.

Shortly after midnight on April 5, officers were called to the 4000 block of Old Brook Road for a report of shots fired. When they arrived, they found Johnson dead at the scene.

Detectives thank the community members that came forward with information that aided in the investigation.

Anyone with additional information about this incident is asked 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.