RICHMOND, Va. – A man has been charged in connection to the homicide of a Richmond man on the city’s Northside in August.
Police responded to the 1400 block of Chestnut Street for the report of a shooting on August 26.
Upon arrival, officers found 18-year-old Drequan X. Trice suffering from a gunshot wound. Trice was taken to a local hospital, where he was pronounced dead.
Police say they are now investigating the shooting death as a homicide.
Detectives arrested Tywania Vassell, 25, of Richmond in connection with the case. He has been charged with voluntary manslaughter and use of a firearm in the commission of a felony.
Anyone with information about this homicide is asked to call Major Crimes Detective M. Gouldman at (804) 646-3915 or contact Crime Stoppers at (804) 780-1000 or at http://www.7801000.com. The P3 Tips Crime Stoppers app for smartphones may also be used. All Crime Stoppers methods are anonymous.