RICHMOND, Va. (WRIC) — Two more people have been arrested in connection with a homicide that occurred earlier this month in Southside Richmond.
On July 17, police arrested 37-year-old James D. Faris of Midlothian without incident. He was charged with possession of a firearm by a convicted felon in connection with the homicide. Other charges are pending.
On Thursday, police announced that two others — 45-year-old Aaron R. Stroud of Chesterfield and 34-year-old Deneka L. Young of Richmond — have also been arrested in connection with the homicide. Stroud was also charged with possession of a firearm by a convicted felon.
According to police, a victim suffering from a gunshot wound was found a vehicle in the 2100 block of Brookhaven Road, near the Haynes Furniture, at roughly 8:30 p.m. Saturday night. The victim, who has been identified as 36-year-old Carlos Terry of the 4100 block of Norborne Road, later died at the hospital.
Anyone with 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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