Man arrested for weekend murder, victim identified

Posted at 2:38 PM, Dec 16, 2013
and last updated 2013-12-16 14:38:28-05

RICHMOND, Va. (WTVR) – Police arrested a 20-year-old Richmond man in connection to a deadly weekend shooting. Malcolm L. Bailey, of the 2000 block of Second Avenue, is charged with conspiracy to commit murder.

“Tremayne R. Thompson, 23, of the 2200 block of Maplewood Avenue, was found shot and unresponsive in a side yard of a house in the 2000 block of Second Avenue,” Richmond Police wrote in a media advisory. “Thompson was transported to VCU Medical Center where he was pronounced dead.”

The shooting happened about 12:48 a.m. Saturday.

Police asked anyone with information about the shooting to call Crime Stoppers at 780-1000.