Police arrest suspect in the killing of a Richmond man in Henrico

Police arrest suspect in the killing of a Richmond man in Henrico
1 dead after reported shooting in Henrico. (Source: NBC12)

HENRICO, Va. (WWBT) - Henrico police have arrested a suspect for the homicide, which occurred on Thursday, January 16th.

Police arrested Deion Lincoln Smallwood, 23, of Richmond, in Henrico County. He is charged with murder.

The victim in this incident is Phillip Duron Adkins, 40, of Henrico County.

On January 16, shortly after 9:41 p.m., Henrico Police received a call about a shooting along the 5000 block of Sandpiper Drive, near Lark Drive.

When police arrived, they were directed to the injured male inside the residence.

Anyone with information should contact Henrico police at 501.5000 or anonymously at Crime Stoppers at 780.1000.

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