RICHMOND, Va. (WRIC)— Richmond Police have identified the victim in Richmond’s first confirmed homicide from Friday, January 14.
Police responded to the 2200 block of West Grace Street around 1:17 p.m. for the report of a person shot.
Upon arrival, officers found 36-year-old Rupert Haughton of Richmond unresponsive with a gunshot wound. Haughton was pronounced dead at the scene.
Detectives said they arrested 27-year-old Zakell Johnson of Richmond, and have charged him with murder and use of a firearm in commission of a felony.
Police ask that anyone with information on the incident call Major Crimes Detective M. Godwin at 804-646-553.