Wednesday, June 14, 2017

Suspect Sought in Fan District Graffiti Vandalisms

June 13, 2017

Richmond Police detectives need the public’s help to identify the suspect in the attached photos who is suspected of vandalizing several properties in the Fan District.

Surveillance video shows a suspect spray painting a garage in the 1200 block of West Franklin Street and several other buildings in the area.

The suspect is described as a white male in his late-teens to mid-20s with a thin build and long, brown hair. At the time of the incident, he was wearing a light colored shirt, blue jeans and light-colored shoes.

Police ask residents to:

·        Call 9-1-1 if you see any suspect in the process of vandalizing property;

·        Call (804) 646-5100 to file a report if you own a property that has already been tagged; or

·        Call 3-1-1 to submit a graffiti removal request.

Anyone with any information is asked to call Third Precinct Detective Hawkins Wortham at (804) 646-1940 or contact Crime Stoppers at (804) 780-1000, online at or by texting Crime Stoppers at 274637, using the keyword “ITip” followed by your tip.