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18-year-old shot to death in Creighton

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8 comments

Cadeho 12/25/2015 at 12:43 PM

My thoughts and prayers go out to their family. This is awful. Why would anyone shoot anyone especially at Christmas?

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chpn 12/25/2015 at 4:35 PM

North 29th Street Homicide Victim Identified

The Richmond Police Department has identified the victim in a homicide that occurred last night in Creighton Court.

At approximately 10:02 p.m., officers were called to the 2000 block of North 29th Street for a report of a shooting. Within minutes, they located Traquan Holmes, 18, of the 1300 block of Coalter Street, who appeared to be unconscious and was suffering from an apparent gunshot wound. He was pronounced dead at the scene.

Detectives are actively working all available leads in this case. They will recanvas the area to gather additional information as part of their ongoing investigation.

Anyone with information about this incident is asked to call Major Crimes Detective Victoria Griffith-Matko at 646-3912 or Crime Stoppers at 780-1000. Citizens can also text Crime Stoppers at 274637, using the key word “ITip” followed by your tip. Both Crime Stoppers methods are anonymous.

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Vigil for Traquan Holmes this afternoon | Church Hil People's News 12/30/2015 at 7:37 AM

[…] WRIC has word that a candlelight vigil will be held at 4:30 PM today at Mt.Olivet Church on 25th Street for Traquan Holmes. Traquan was shot to death on North 29th Street on Christmas Eve. […]

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Arrest made in Christmas Eve killing - Church Hill People's News | Richmond, Virginia 07/19/2016 at 7:00 AM

[…] A Richmond man was arrested and charged this morning in connection with the homicide of 18-year-old Trayquain Holmes, who was killed last Christmas Eve in Creighton Court. […]

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John M 12/25/2016 at 7:24 AM

Richmond family awaits justice in Christmas-Eve shooting of teenager
http://www.nbc12.com/story/34124341/richmond-family-awaits-justice-in-christmas-eve-shooting-of-teenager

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