Update: Mr. Batts was served with his warrants on 8/19/2020.
July 10, 2020
CHESTERFIELD COUNTY, VA – Chesterfield County Police have obtained warrants for and are seeking a male suspect who assaulted an adult female in the 9200 block of Clovis Street on Friday, July 10.
At about 5:30 a.m. on July 10, police responded to a reported disturbance at a residence in the 9200 block of Clovis Street. Once on scene, officers learned that an adult male had fired a gun in the residence and struck an adult female victim with a handgun. No one was shot, but the adult female victim had non-life threatening injuries.
The suspect has been identified as Kevin J. Batts, 36. Detectives have obtained warrants for Batts for malicious wounding, shooting in an occupied dwelling, use of a firearm in the commission of a felony, reckless handling of a firearm, breaking and entering and assault. The investigation indicates that Batts, whose last known address is in the 9200 block of Clovis Street, attempted to break into another residence after the initial incident.
Batts is described as a Black male, about 5 feet 6 inches tall and weighing about 260 pounds. He has black hair and brown eyes. Anyone with information about Batts’ whereabouts is urged to contact the Chesterfield County Police Department at 804-748-1251 or Crime Solvers at 804-748-0660 or through the P3 app.
Photo: Kevin J. Batts