Arrest In Henrico West End Killing

Death investigation in Henrico's West End is now murder case

October 09, 2019 - 5:14 pm

Henrico County Police Department


Henrico County, VA _ Henrico Police say they have made an arrest in what was being called a 'death investigation' on Edenburry Drive earlier in the day.

Police have arrested and charged Randolph Eugene Smith, 61, of the 1500 block of Edenburry Drive with 2nd degree murder.

On Wednesday October 9 at approximately 8:45am, Henrico Police responded for a shooting in the 1500 block of Edenburry Drive off Laudale Drive near Carver Elementary School.  They found an adult male dead and said at the time that they were not looking for any suspects.

Police have not yet released the circumstances surrounding the shooting, or confirmed the identity of the victim.