December 5, 2016
Two Richmond men were arrested last weekend in connection with a shooting that took place late last month in the Woodville neighborhood.
Brandon M. Minns, 23, of the 1400 block of North 24th Street, and Devonte Brown, 21, of the 2300 block of Selden Street, were arrested on December 2 and December 3 respectively. They were taken into custody by the U.S. Marshals Regional Fugitive Task Force and each charged with two counts of attempted murder and two counts of use of a firearm in the commission of a felony. Their booking photos are attached.
At approximately 11:59 a.m. on November 29, officers responded to a report of a shooting in the 2500 block of Nine Mile Road. Officers quickly located an adult female victim suffering from an apparent gunshot wound. The victim was taken to a local hospital with non-life-threatening injuries.
Anyone with information about this incident is asked to call Major Crimes Detective James Higgins at (804) 646-7570 or contact Crime Stoppers at 780-1000 or at www.7801000.com.
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Brandon M. Minns