Police identify woman found shot to death in car

The woman was a student at William and Mary
A woman is dead after a shooting that happened in Henrico’s east end early Friday morning, Aug. 5
Published: Aug. 5, 2022 at 5:32 AM EDT|Updated: Aug. 5, 2022 at 9:08 AM EDT
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HENRICO, Va. (WWBT) - A woman is dead after a shooting that happened in Henrico’s east end early Friday morning.

At around 1:43 a.m., officers responded to the 200 block of Carlstone Court in Highland Springs for reports of a shooting.

Once on scene, officers found Zhykierra Zhane Guy, 22, of Henrico in the passenger seat of a vehicle struck by gunfire. She was pronounced dead at the scene.

The Medical Examiner’s Office will work to determine the cause and manner of death.

On Aug. 12, William and Mary announced Guy was a student of the university and planned on graduating in the spring with a government major and business minor. The school says her future aspirations included continuing her studies at the graduate level in either law or business. Read the full announcement here.

Anyone with information is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 804-780-1000.

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