Police make arrest in connection to homicide at Richmond store

Police identify man found shot to death in Richmond store

RICHMOND, Va. (WWBT) - RPD has made an arrest in connection to a homicide that occurred earlier this week on the 1600 block of Mechanicsville Turnpike.

Brian A. Robinson, 33, was arrested today and has been charged with first-degree murder and use of a firearm in the commission of a felony.

Around 9:15 p.m. on Wed., Feb. 5, officers responded to the 804 Market in the 1600 block of Mechanicsville Turnpike for the report of a person shot.

When officers arrived, they found Leon Robinson inside, unresponsive and suffering from gunshot wounds. He was pronounced at the scene.

Detectives ask anyone with any information about this incident to call Crime Stoppers at 780-1000.

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