May 2, 2021
CHESTERFIELD COUNTY, VA – Police are seeking a suspect in relation to a homicide that occurred in the 7800 block of Provincetown Drive earlier today.
At about 2:30 a.m. on May 2, 2021, police were called to the area of the 7800 block of Provincetown Drive for a report of a shooting. Upon arrival, police discovered a female and male suffering from gunshot wounds. Both victims were transported to an area hospital with life-threatening injuries. The male victim, William A. Simpson IV, 27, of 3700 block of King and Queen Drive, has died as a result of his injuries.
Detectives have obtained warrants for Willie G. Williams III, 32, for first-degree murder, breaking and entering with intent to commit murder, malicious wounding and use of a firearm in the commission of a felony, and additional charges are pending. Williams, of the 4400 block of Waldor Drive in Richmond, is described as a black male, about 6 feet tall and weighing about 150 pounds.
Police continue their investigation into this shooting, which appears to be an isolated incident. Anyone with information about the incident or Williams' whereabouts should contact the Chesterfield County Police Department at 804-748-1251 or Crime Solvers at 804-748-0660 or www.crimesolvers.net.
Photo: Willie G. Williams III