Richmond murder suspect found dead in Christiansburg

A 28-year-old man suspected in the shooting death of a Richmond woman has been found dead in a home in Christiansburg.


According to reports, Terrell D. Cook was a person of interest in the death of 26-year-old Jawanda F. Johnson who was found shot to death in her Richmond apartment.

Cook was located in Christiansburg Friday morning. He had suffered an apparent self-inflicted gunshot wound and was pronounced dead at the scene.

Johnson was five and a half months pregnant. Her relationship with Cook has not been released nor why he was in Christiansburg.

For now, police are investigating the incident as domestic-related.

–Staff reports

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