Two Arrested in Overnight Shooting Near Jefferson Davis Highway
William Cannon (left) and Jaykwann Yates (right)
RICHMOND (WRIC)—Richmond Police arrested two men and charged them in relation to a shooting and robbery that occurred early Friday morning.
The incident occurred at 1:27 a.m. when a man was shot and robbed in the 2600 block of Courtland Street. Officers responding spotted two men running from the scene. After a short foot pursuit, officers captured the two suspects.
William Cannon, 29, of the 4400 block of Atlantic Avenue, has been charged with Robbery, Use of a Firearm in the Commission of a Felony and Possession of a Firearm by a Convicted Felon.
Jaykwann Yates, 19, of the 300 block of Red Ash Drive, has been charged with Robbery and the Use of a Firearm in the Commission of a Felony.