Crime Update

Members & neighbors of Edgehill Chamberlayne Court Civic Association,

Below are 3 news reports which describe major crimes in/around our neighborhood.  Please be vigilant for you, your family, and all of our neighbors.  This is a good time to be more aware of your surroundings, lock your property, check in on neighbors, and turn more outdoor lights on to keep our sidewalks/driveways lighted to deter criminal activity.

1.  A double homicide took place this past Saturday morning at the Buttonwood Apartments on the 2900 block of Chamberlayne Ave.  The suspect is at large and is considered armed and dangerous.  Please do not approach the suspect but call the police.

2.  A 3rd and likely unrelated murder happened this morning at the Flats at Ginter Park Apartments at 3006 Chamberlayne Ave.  There are strong leads in the case, but no suspect named.


3.  A home invasion with rape occurred earlier this month in Jackson Ward and is being reported today.  Suspects have not been named.

Richmond Police Department is acting on leads in these cases, but if you see anything suspicious–CALL THEM!

Important numbers:
Emergency: 911
Non-emergency:  804-646-5100
Crime Stoppers: 804-780-1000

Please stay safe! 

Thank you,
Danene Brown
ECCCA President

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