2 charged in fatal shooting of 12-year-old Richmond girl
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) - Two Richmond men face conspiracy charges stemming from the fatal shooting of a 12-year-old girl.
The Richmond Police Department says the U.S. Marshals Regional Fugitive Task Force took 20-year-old Dwight Q. Jackson and 20-year-old Shaquille D. Maxwell into custody Sunday night. Both men are charged with conspiracy to commit murder.
A police department news release says 12-year-old Amiya Moses of Richmond was shot Saturday night and died at a local hospital.
Richmond police chief Alfred Durham told media outlets on Sunday that the shooting stemmed from a neighborhood dispute, and that Moses was caught in the crossfire.
It wasn't known whether Jackson and Maxwell have attorneys.
Moses was one of three people killed in separate shootings in Richmond over a 24-hour period. The five shootings also left four people injured.
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