Police: Two men indicted for 2018 murder of 24-year-old man

Police: Two men indicted for 2018 murder of 24-year-old man
Police say two men were indicted for the murder of a 24-year-old man in 2018. (Source: Richmond Police)

RICHMOND, Va. (WWBT) - Police say two men were indicted for the murder of a 24-year-old man in 2018.

On Oct. 22, 2018, police were called to the scene at 12:46 p.m. on Melmark Court and found Rolando Williams Jr., 24, of Richmond, suffering from a life-threatening gunshot wound.

Williams was taken to the hospital where he was pronounced dead.

Police say on Oct. 7, a grand jury indicted Jovonta E. Rony and Javante Staten for first-degree murder in the death of Williams.

Staten is currently incarcerated at the Powhatan Correctional Center, where he will be served with his indictment, according to police.

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