RICHMOND, Va. – Police are asking for the public’s help to locate two Richmond men wanted in connection with a double shooting in Church Hill earlier this week.
Monte O. Robinson (a.k.a. “Chub”), 20, and Josiah C.M. Wyche (a.k.a. “Gucci”), 20, are both charged with attempted first degree murder and use of a firearm during the commission of a felony in relation to the shooting on Monday, November 14.
Around 1:55 Monday morning, police responded to a call of random gunfire on North 31st Street and T Street in Church Hill North.
When officers arrived to the scene, they found a two man lying in the middle of the street suffering from life-threatening injuries resulting from a gunshot wound.
Afterwards, officers also located a second victim with a non-life threatening gunshot wound. That victim has since been treated and released from the hospital.
The first victim is still hospitalized, suffering from life-threatening injuries.
Robinson is described as a black male with a medium complexion, brown eyes and hair. He is 5’5” tall and approximately 150 pounds.
Wyche is described as a black male with a dark complexion, black hair, and brown eyes. He is 5’0” tall and approximately 150 pounds.
Police say both suspects are considered armed and dangerous and should not be approached. Anyone who sees these individuals are asked to call police immediately.
Anyone with information is asked to call Major Crimes Detective A. Sleem at (804) 646-3871. Citizens can contact Crime Stoppers by calling 780-1000, online at http://www.7801000.com or by texting Crime Stoppers at 274637, using the keyword “ITip” followed by your tip.
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