Monday, June 13, 2016

Arrests Made in North 8th Street Homicide

June 8, 2016

Three men have been arrested in connection with the April homicide of Herbert L.  Brown Jr, 32, of the 6200 block of Claypoint Road in Chesterfield County. The trio turned themselves into police earlier today.

William H. Lee II, 31, of the 5500 block of Spoke Court in Chesterfield County, is charged with shooting into an occupied vehicle causing a death and use of a firearm in the commission of a felony.

Malcolm A. Gordon, 30, of the 100 block of Wilson Street in Portsmouth, and Corey L. Boston, 32, of the 1400 block of Talley Circle in Portsmouth, are charged with accessory after the fact. Booking photos of all three men are attached.

At approximately 2:44 a.m. on April 10, officers were called to the 200 block of North 8th Street after receiving a report from a bystander that shots had been fired in the area. Brown was found in the driver’s seat of vehicle parked beside the curb. He was pronounced dead at the scene.

Anyone with information about this case is asked to call Major Crimes Detective Marshall Young at (804) 646-3926 or Crime Stoppers at 780-1000. Citizens can also text Crime Stoppers at 274637, using the key word “ITip” followed by your tip.

Submit tips to GUN250 about persons illegally possessing guns by texting Crime Stoppers at 274637, then using keyword “GUN250” followed by your tip. Rewards up to $250. All the Crime Stoppers methods are anonymous.
              William H. Lee II
           Malcolm A. Gordon
                Corey L. Boston