Police classify Northside murder as accident

By Rachel DePompa - bio | email
Posted by Phil Riggan - email

RICHMOND, VA (WWBT) - Richmond police now say a June murder was an accident.

Police have arrested and charged Lamont Kantel Boone, 20, with manslaughter.

Investigators say boone accidently shot Harold Antonio Jefferson while he was reloading his gun.

It happened in the 1100 block of Bellevue Avenue on June 11.

Police have also dropped conspiracy to commit murder charges against Rodney Leon Wright.

Boone is being held in Richmond city jail without bond.

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