Glen Allen man arrested after woman found dead in woods

Posted at 10:44 AM, Dec 04, 2015
and last updated 2015-12-04 10:45:08-05

RICHMOND, Va. — A Glen Allen man was arrested in connection with a November 16 homicide that left a woman dead in the woods. Jeffrey L. Michaux Jr., 24, of the 11000 block of Cobbs Road in Glen Allen, was charged with conspiracy to commit murder and possession of a firearm by a convicted felon, according to a Richmond Police spokesperson. A police officer saw Michaux, who was wanted in connection with the homicide, at a business in Hanover County and took him into custody, police said.

Jeffrey L Michaux Jr . (PHOTO: Richmond Police)

Jeffrey L Michaux Jr . (PHOTO: Richmond Police)

Wanted for Questioning

Several days after the death of 33-year-old Ashley Davis, police released a photo of a man wanted for questioning.

“We don’t have a detailed description of this individual beyond what can be seen in the photograph,” Major Crimes Detective Jamie Baynes said at the time. “But we hope that someone will recognize his distinctive clothing, including his hat, patterned sweater and gold rimmed glasses.”

Finchley Place

Man wanted for questioning in Finchley Place homicide

The Crime

Police responded to the St. John’s Wood apartment complex at approximately 12:09 a.m. on November 16 to investigate a shots fired call. Upon arrival they found Davis’ body in the woods across the parking lot from an apartment building in the 1000 block of Finchley Place, police said.

Anyone with additional information about the crime can submit a news tip here. Anyone with information that may be helpful to the investigation is asked to call Major Crimes Detective Jamie Baynes at 804 646-3617 or Crime Stoppers at 804-780-1000.

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