Brandon Simpson

A Richmond resident accused of strangling a woman in her home will appear in court Thursday morning.  Brandon Simpson, 25, was charged with murder, burglary, and theft or stealing following the death of Michelle Rheuport, 40, in May.  He will appear for a criminal setting at 10:00.

Lauren Gabbard, 24, and James Gant, 26, have also been charged in the case.

Gabbard is scheduled for a criminal setting on January 18th.

Lauren Gabbard

James Gant