Man shot, killed at Rodeway Inn is cousin of Redskins player


RICHMOND, Va. (WRIC) — Richmond Police are investigating a homicide that happened at the Rodeway Inn on Arthur Ashe Boulevard early Wednesday morning.

Officers were called to the hotel at 1:43 a.m. for a report of a shooting. When they arrived they found a man dead in a third-floor hallway. Police later identified the man as 30-year-old  Jermaine R. Stroman from Chester.

Jermaine Stroman is the cousin of Washington Redskins cornerback Greg Stroman. Greg Stroman played for Virginia Tech before joining the Redskins in 2018.

Jermaine Stroman was pronounced dead at the scene at 1:55 a.m., authorities said.

Greg Stroman put out a call on Twitter on Wednesday afternoon asking anyone with information on the homicide to contact police.

Police haven’t released a suspect description. If you know anything call Crime Stoppers at (804) 780-1000 or Detective G. Bailey at (804) 646-6743.

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