"Ugg" named person of interest in South Richmond murder

RICHMOND, VA (WWBT) - Richmond police don't know much about a suspect wanted in connection to a Hillside Court murder.

Detectives say he goes by "Ugg." He is about 6 feet tall and has a thin build. He also is known to frequent the Hillside Court neighborhood.

He's a person of interest in the January 18 murder of 29-year-old Regina Doctor in South Richmond.  She and another woman, who survived, were shot that evening on Southlawn Avenue.

Just after 7 p.m. Tuesday, Jan. 18, Richmond Police officers responded to a report of gunfire in the 1800 block of Southlawn Avenue. A woman with gunshot wounds was found there, but she survived her injuries. A short distance away, officers found Regina N. Doctor, 29, of the 1400 block of Harwood Street, shot to death.

Anyone who can provide Richmond Police with the identity of "Ugg" and knows of his whereabouts is asked to call Major Crimes Detective Jay Brissette at 646-3867. Or call Crime Stoppers at 780-1000.

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