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Richmond police arrest suspect within 12 hours of murder

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RICHMOND, VA (WWBT) -

Richmond Police detectives arrested a suspect in a Southside murder less than 12 hours after the shooting death.

Police arrested Chris L. Taylor, 26, around 3 a.m. Wednesday morning. Detectives found him hiding in a hotel on Commerce Road, according to a RPD press release.

Police say he shot and killed Brandon E. Goode, 20, around 4:20 p.m. Tuesday in the 1700 block of Rosecrest Avenue in Hillside Court. Goode died of his injuries at VCU Medical Center.

In addition to several outstanding warrants, Taylor was also charged with murder and use of a firearm during the commission of a felony in connection.

Detectives are still looking for additional information in the case. Crime Stoppers at 780-1000 if you can help their investigation.

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