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Victor A. Soriano-Aviles Victor A. Soriano-Aviles Homicide Scene
Report Number: 2013 0818 0015

Victim: Victor A. Soriano-Aviles, 40 years old

Location: 1700 block of Clarkson Road

Date: August 18, 2013

At approximately 12:15 a.m., Soriano-Aviles was shot during a home-invasion robbery during which a struggle ensued and shots were fired. Two suspects are described as:
Suspect 1: A dark-skinned black male, between 20 and 25 years old, 5’9” to 5’10” and weighing between 160 and 180 pounds. He was last seen wearing all black clothing and a mask.
Suspect 2: A black male between 20 and 25 years old, 5’9” to 5’10” and weighing between 160 and 180 pounds who was last seen wearing all dark clothing.

Contact: Detective Conrad Simms at (804) 646-0712 or Conrad.Simms@richmondgov.com



Garrick L. Ellis Garrick L. Ellis Homicide Scene
Report Number: 2013 0817 0676

Victim: Garrick L. Ellis, 18 years old

Location: 1400 block of East Brookland Park Blvd.

Date: August 17, 2013

At approximately 10:15 p.m., Ellis was shot while walking with friends in the 3000 block of 4th Avenue. He ran to the 1400 block of East Brookland Park Boulevard where he collapsed. He was taken to the hospital where he later died of his injuries.

Contact: Detective Jon Bridges at (804) 646-4494 or Jon.Bridges@richmondgov.com

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LeSean L. Cosby LeSean L. Cosby LeSean L. Cosby Homicide Scene
Report Number: 2013 0805 0076

Victim: LeSean L. Cosby, 31 years old

Location: 22 and W streets

Date: August 5, 2013

On August 5, 2013, at approximately 3:48 a.m., a call was received for shots fired in the 1700 block of North 22nd Street. Police units soon arrived to the area of North 22nd and W Streets where an officer found a male in the middle of the street. The victim, later identified as LeSean Cosby, was not conscious or breathing and suffering from multiple gunshot wounds. He later succumbed to his injuries at VCU Medical Center.

Officers were told at the time of the murder, a dark-colored 4-door sedan approached Cosby on North 22nd Street. Two individuals exited the vehicle, shot Cosby and quickly fled the scene. Police don’t believe the suspects were known to the victim.

Contact: Detective David Burt at (804) 646-3919 or David.Burt@richmondgov.com

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Larry R. Pittman Larry R. Pittman Homicide Scene
Report Number: 2013 0521 0040

Victim: Larry R. Pittman, 21 years old

Location: 2200 block of Walcott Place

Date: May 21, 2013

At approximately 1:30 a.m., Pittman was found shot to death in the street.

Contact: Detective Michael Gouldman at (804) 646-3915 or Michael.Gouldman@richmondgov.com

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Dominique L. Richardson Dominique L. Richardson Homicide Scene
Report Number: 2013 0511 0146

Victim: Dominique L. Richardson, 30 years old

Location: 400 block of East Broad Street

Date: May 11, 2013

At approximately 3 a.m., Richardson was one of three men who were shot after an altercation between two groups of people. He was taken to the hospital where he later died of his injuries.

Contact: Detective Gary Bailey at (804) 646-6743 or Gary.Bailey@richmondgov.com



2013 Cleared Cases

  • Sheena Green - 12/29/13 - 2700 block of the Richmond-Henrico Turnpike
  • Adam Jamal El - 12/25/13 - Old Nicholson and Fulton Streets
  • Della C. Scott - 12/20/13 - 4300 block of Chamberlayne Avenue
  • Virginia Thomas MaGill - 12/14/13 - 1100 block of North 24th Street
  • Tremayne R. Thompson - 12/14/13 - 2000 block of Second Avenue
  • Marquis J. Richardson - 10/3/13 - 500 block of West Broad Street
  • Robert L. Poag - 9/24/13 - 2100 block of Deforrest Street
  • Danyale K. Herring - 9/8/13 - 2800 block of Broad Rock Boulevard
  • Zekei Johnson - 8/10/13 - 6300 block of Midlothian Turnpike
  • Samuel L. Washington - 8/7/13 - German School and Deter Roads
  • James E. Rousey Jr. 8/2/13 2100 block of Deforrest Street
  • Joel S. Heatley - 7/21/13 - 2500 block of W. Broad Street
  • Jett Higham - 7/2/13 - 00 block of East Marshall Street
  • Darvis M. McLaughlin - 6/16/13 - 1200 block of St. Peters Street
  • Infant Robinson - 5/28/13 - 1800 block of Monument Avenue
  • Robert L. Bowman Jr. - 5/26/13 - 2700 block of Q Street
  • Rameik A. Nixon - 5/23/13 - 1800 block of Keswick Avenue
  • Larry A. Austin - 5/19/13 - 1600 block of Fendall Avenue
  • Ricky Jones - 5/18/13 - 00 block of East 29th Street
  • William H. Jackson - 4/23/13 - 2600 block of Whitcomb Street
  • Christina Mae Squire - 4/20/13 - 3900 block of Rusk Avenue
  • Dwayne J. Fleming - 3/18/13 - 1800 block of North 28th Street
  • Jared P. Ellison - 2/17/13 - Forest Hill Avenue and West 34th Street
  • Keon J. Robinson - 2/9/13 - 1300 block of Coalter Street
  • Elbert D. Lynch - 1/21/13 - 1800 block of Southlawn Avenue

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