Monday, June 13, 2016

Arrest Made in Highland Park Stabbing

June 8, 2016
A Richmond man has been arrested in connection with a stabbing that occurred Tuesday morning in the north side neighborhood of Highland Park.

Fred T. Hearn, 49, of the 100 block of Brookland Park Boulevard, was taken into custody today by Fourth Precinct officers. He is charged with malicious wounding and unlawful entry. His booking photo will be released once it is available.
At approximately 6:16 a.m. on June 7, officers responded to the emergency room of a local hospital where an adult male suffering from multiple stab wounds was being treated for life-threatening injuries. Investigation revealed he had been stabbed in the 2400 block of Fourth Avenue.

Anyone with any information about this incident is asked to call Major Crimes Detective Margaret Cunningham at (804) 646-0744 or Crime Stoppers at 780-1000. Citizens can also text Crime Stoppers at 274637, using the key word “ITip” followed by your tip or submit a tip online at