Tuesday, July 18, 2017

Arrest Made in Brookhaven Road Homicide

July 17, 2017
The Richmond Police Department, with the assistance of the Chesterfield Police Department and the U.S. Marshal’s Regional Fugitive Task Force, has arrested a Midlothian man in connection with this weekend’s homicide.

James D. Faris, 37, of the 13600 block of Quail Hollow Lane, Midlothian, was arrested Monday morning without incident. Faris has been charged with possession of a firearm by a convicted felon in connection with the homicide. Other charges are pending. His photo is attached.

At approximately 8:28 p.m., Saturday, officers were called to the 2100 block of Brookhaven Road for the report of a person shot. Officers arrived and found Carlos Terry, 36, of the 4100 block of Norborne Road in a vehicle suffering from an apparent gunshot wound. Terry was transported to a local hospital where early Sunday he died.

The Medical Examiner will determine cause and manner of death.

Anyone with further information about this incident is asked to call Major Crimes Detective M. Godwin at (804) 646-5533 or contact Crime Stoppers at 780-1000 or at www.7801000.com.

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James Faris