Woman charged with hit and run could be charged with murder

By Rachel DePompa - bio | email

RICHMOND, VA (WWBT) - Prosecutors are seeking a murder charge against a woman accused in a fatal shooting and hit and run in South Richmond.

The case against Tawny Hamlet, 22, was taken to a grand jury this morning. The results of that hearing, may not be known for a few days.

Hamlet is the prime suspect in the shooting of death of Katrice Robertson last week on Chicago Avenue.

Robertson was shot in the head and also hit and dragged by a vehicle.

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