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Man arrested, charged in connection to deadly shooting at party

Posted at 1:58 PM, Oct 29, 2014
and last updated 2014-10-29 13:58:51-04
Rashard S. Cutler (PHOTO:  Richmond Police)

Rashard S. Cutler (PHOTO: Richmond Police)

RICHMOND, Va. — A Richmond man was arrested and charged with conspiracy to commit murder in connection to a double homicide.

Police arrested Rashard S. Cutler, 21, of Woodhaven Drive, on Monday night.

Police said Cutler was involved in the October 19 triple shooting at a house party on Westover Hills Boulevard.

Elijah D. Gee, 24, of Red Oak Lane and Antonio M. Sherman, 18, of Lynchburg, died in the shooting.

A 19-year-old woman was also shot, but she survived.

“Detectives believe the shootings stemmed from an argument at a party, and are following up on several leads,” Richmond Police wrote in an email.

Anyone with information is asked to call Crime Stoppers at (804) 780-1000.