I-95 driver charged in city shooting

Posted at 2:15 PM, Feb 26, 2013
and last updated 2013-02-26 18:38:32-05

RICHMOND, Va. (WTVR) - Police pulled over a driver on Interstate 95 Tuesday morning and charged him in connection with a Sunday shooting. Tyriek J. Hayes, 21, is charged with use of a firearm in commission of a felony. Other charges against Hayes are pending, according to Richmond Police.

Police said Hayes was involved in a Sunday afternoon shooting on North 22nd Street in Richmond. The shooting victim suffered non-life threatening injuries.

Richmond Police along with the U.S. Marshal’s Regional Fugitive Task Force and State Police stopped Hayes near exit 83 on northbound I-95 Tuesday morning. He was arrested without incident, police said.