October 11, 2016A Richmond man was arrested yesterday in connection with a shooting that took place last month in the Southwood neighborhood.
Hugo J. Palma Iraheta, 22, of Richmond, is charged with attempted murder and use of a firearm in the commission of a felony. His booking photo is attached.Shortly before 1 a.m. on September 18, officers responded to the 4600 block of Southwood Parkway for a report of a person shot. They arrived to find an adult male suffering from an apparent gunshot wound lying on a sidewalk. He was transported to a local hospital for treatment of life-threatening injuries.
Anyone with further information about this incident or the individual pictured is asked to call Major Crimes Detective A. Sleem at (804) 646-3871 or contact Crime Stoppers at 780-1000 or at www.7801000.com.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. Crime Stoppers methods are anonymous.