Wednesday, June 12, 2024

Additional Suspect Wanted in Connection with Old Williamsburg Road Homicide

(York-Poquoson Sheriff’s Office)

YORK COUNTY — The York-Poquoson Sheriff’s Office (YPSO) is actively seeking an additional suspect in the murder of a Richmond woman whose body was found along Old Williamsburg Road in York County in May.

The body of 25-year-old Tyosha Tanique Mitchell was found on the side of the road in the early morning hours of May 6. Police were alerted by a jogger who spotted the body while passing by.

York-Poquoson Sheriff’s Office said at the time it believed that the woman was forcibly taken from Richmond in the early hours of Saturday morning, and died at the scene as a result of multiple gunshot wounds. According to Sheriff Ron Montgomery, 14 shell casings were found nearby.

Three suspects were arrested in May in connection to the homicide. Montgomery said at the time the ongoing investigation revealed the crime to be gang-related.

Donnisha Goodman is wanted in connection to the homicide, according to YPSO. Warrants have been obtained for second degree murder and conspiracy to commit a felony. Goodman is known to frequent hotels in the Portsmouth area, officials said, and warned that the suspect should be considered armed and dangerous.

Anyone with information is asked to contact the York-Poquoson Sheriff’s Office at 757-890-4999, the Crime Line at 1-888-LOCK-U-UP, or use

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