Thursday, December 1, 2016

Jennie Scher Road Homicide Victim Identified

December 1, 2016

Richmond Police detectives have identified the victim in a homicide that occurred this morning in the Fulton neighborhood as Tychelle Johnson, 25, of the 1400 block of Jennie Scher Road.

At approximately 1:38 a.m., officers were called to the 1500 block of Jennie Scher Road for a report of a person shot. Officers found Johnson’s body inside the residence. She had suffered apparent gunshot wounds and was pronounced dead at the scene.

A second adult male victim suffering from an apparent gunshot wound was also located. He was transported to a local hospital for treatment of non-life-threatening injuries.

Detectives are actively pursuing all available leads in the case and continue to gather information about the incident.

Anyone with information about this incident is asked to call Major Crimes Detective Jeffrey Crewell at (804) 646-5324 or contact Crime Stoppers at 780-1000 or at

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