GBI Investigators Seeking Public Assistance with Rome Deaths of 2 Females

May 15th, 2020 – 2:00 PM

Georgia Bureau of Investigation –

Investigators seeking assistance:

The vehicle attached belonged to the victim Vanita Richardson.

The investigation has shown that both Vanita Richardson and Truvenia Campbell were in this vehicle during the evening hours of Tuesday, May 12, 2020.  The vehicle’s location is not known at this time but investigators believe that it could be somewhere in the Metro Atlanta area.

Anyone with information concerning this vehicle or the investigation, please contact the GBI tipline at 1-800-597-8477.

**** 1997 Toyota Corolla – Gold in color – Georgia license plate: RTJ6295 ****

(Please note that the attached photograph is NOT the actual vehicle, but is the same make, model, and color)

Previous Update:

Update in Rome Death investigation: Two females have been identified as Vanita Richardson, age 19, of Rome, GA and Trevena Clarece Campbell, age 31, of Rome, GA.

A GBI Medical Examiner has completed an autopsy on both Richardson & Campbell.

The manner of death is homicide.

If you were traveling in that area and saw anything suspicious between Tuesday @ 10:30 PM & Wednesday @ 11 AM, investigators need your help.

Please contact the GBI at 1-800-597-TIPS (8477) with any information pertinent to the investigation.

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