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Victims identified in double shooting in Fairfield Court

Two people were shot on Rosetta Street around 1:45 a.m., according to Richmond Police.
Two people were shot on Rosetta Street around 1:45 a.m., according to Richmond Police.(WWBT)
Published: May. 6, 2022 at 4:13 AM EDT|Updated: May. 9, 2022 at 2:02 PM EDT
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RICHMOND, Va. (WWBT) - The Richmond Police Department identified two people killed in a double shooting in Fairfield Court early Friday.

Officers were called to Rosetta Street around 1:45 a.m. and found both people shot multiple times. The man - 38-year-old Jermorlo Butler of Aylett - was pronounced dead at the scene, while the woman - 42-year-old Demetrise Simmons of Richmond - was rushed to a local hospital and died later in the day.

At this point, police are not sharing any suspect information. Anyone with information is asked to contact Crime Stoppers at 804-780-1000.

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