Friday, July 1, 2016

Arrest Made in Shooting on St. John Street

July 1, 2016
A Henrico County man has been arrested in connection with a shooting that occurred Wednesday afternoon in Gilpin Court. 

Harry M. Williams Jr, 35, of the 1000 block of Tall Grass Court in Henrico County, was taken into custody this morning by the U.S. Marshals Regional Fugitive Task Force. He is charged with attempted murder and use of a firearm in the commission of a felony, both of which are felony charges. His booking photo is attached.
At approximately 4:28 p.m. on June 29, officers were called to the 1000 block of St. John Street in Gilpin Court for a report of a shooting. They located an adult male victim suffering from an apparent gunshot wound. He was taken to a local hospital where he was treated for non-life-threatening injuries and released later that night.

Detectives believe the shooting stemmed from an argument.
Anyone with any information about this incident is asked to call Major Crimes Detective Greg Russell at (804) 646-7715 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

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