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'Armed, Dangerous' Man Sought In Henrico Murder

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HENRICO, VA—Police have obtained warrants for a man they consider to armed and dangerous in connection with the murder of a man whose body was found inside a car in Henrico County early Sunday morning.

Roderick Lenard Moore, 25, of Henrico, was found shot to death inside a car located in the 8000 Block of Shrader Road, near Parham Road.

Derrick Engram, 29, of Chesterfield, is wanted in connection with Moore's murder.

Engram is wanted charges of first-degree murder, the use of a firearm during the commission of a felony, possession of a firearm by a felon and throwing a missile against an occupied vehicle.

Engram is described as a 29-year-old black male, 5'10", 170-180 lbs, with long dread locks with a tattoo on his neck ("Breathe"). Police say Engram is considered to be armed and dangerous.

Detectives are also looking to identify a person of interest who was with Engram the night of the shooting. She is described as a black female in her mid 20's, approximately 5'4"-5'6", with a thin build, light to medium complexion with her hair in an afro style ponytail. She was last seen wearing light gray jeans, pink halter top and a cream colored hooded sweater.

The incident happened early Sunday morning. Officers responded to a vehicle accident after reports of a vehicle striking a building. When they arrived at the scene, officers found Moore fatally shot in the driver's seat.

A passenger in the vehicle, an adult female, suffered an injury to her ankle, police said. Officers said the woman's injuries were related to the vehicle accident and not the shooting.

The shooting and the crash remain under investigation. Anyone with information on this incident is asked to call Henrico Police at (804) 501-5000 or Crime Stoppers at 780-1000. Citizens can also text Crime Stoppers at 274637, using the key word "ITip" followed by your tip. Both Crime Stoppers methods are anonymous.

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