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Teen Charged with Murder in Midlothian Turnpike Homicide

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The Richmond Police Department has identified the young man killed in the city’s south side on Monday night (Richmond Police Department). The Richmond Police Department has identified the young man killed in the city’s south side on Monday night (Richmond Police Department).
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UPDATE: Richmond Police detectives have arrested and charged a 17-year-old male with murder in connection with the homicide of Develle Thomas that occurred on Monday. He surrendered to police on Friday morning.
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The Richmond Police Department has identified the young man killed in the city’s south side on Monday night.

Around 6:25 p.m. on June 2, officers responded to the 4000 block of Midlothian Turnpike for a report of a person shot. They arrived on scene within one minute to find 21-year-old Develle L. Thomas suffering from gunshot wounds. Thomas, of the 700 block of East 18th Street, died at the scene.

RPD detectives are following up on “several strong leads” Tuesday and ask anyone with information about this incident to contact Metro Richmond Crime Stoppers by calling 804-780-1000 or texting “iTip” followed by the tip to 274637.


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