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Fourth suspect in Richmond shooting that killed 2 kids in custody

Fourth suspect in Richmond shooting that killed 2 kids in custody
Posted at 10:10 PM, Nov 17, 2021
and last updated 2021-11-17 22:16:19-05

RICHMOND, Va. -- The fourth suspect in Friday's homicide on Nine Mile Road in Richmond turned himself in on Wednesday, according to police.

On Wednesday just before 8 p.m., the remaining suspect in the shootings that led to the death of two children turned himself in at RPD headquarters.

The shooting led to the deaths of 14-year-old Raquan Logan and a nine-year-old Short Pump boy whose family identified as Abdul Bani-Ahmad.

The suspect, who is one of four in the case, is a 17-year old.

He is charged with the following:

  • Murder – Two counts
  • Use of a firearm in the commission of a felony – Eight counts
  • Aggravated malicious wounding – Two counts
  • Possession of a firearm by a minor
  • Shooting into an occupied vehicle
  • Shooting from a moving vehicle
  • Attempted murder

Richmond Police Chief Gerald Smith shared the following statement on Wednesday:

I continue to commend the officers, major crimes detectives, and all of those involved in resolving this case so quickly as we pursue justice for the families of the victims.

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