A fatal shooting occurred Tuesday evening which left a mother and her infant child dead. Three other victims were wounded however, they are
“expected to survive, ”
The incident occurred in Richmond Virginia on Tuesday. Authorities arrived at the scene where they discovered Sharnez Hill, her infant child, and three other victims who were wounded. Hill was pronounced dead at the scene, and her 3-month-old child has been pronounced dead at the hospital shortly after.
According to ABC30, three suspects are in custody who authorities believe to be in connection to the shooting.
The suspects who have been identified as
“Donald Hemmings, 22, Shyheem Martin, 23, and Shamondrick Perry, 19, were arrested Wednesday night and charged with conspiracy to commit murder, ”
According to Richmond Police Chief Gerald Smith, the gunshots were targeting a building as opposed to particular people.
Police chief Gerald said in a press conference,
“It’s just a heinous act that baffles the mind as to why anyone would do this in a quad full of children just out enjoying themselves ——hey had no regard for the individuals that were out there.”
As always #Clique, let’s keep the victim’s family in our thoughts and prayers.