Two people charged in the strangling death of Michelle Rheuport, 40, of Richmond, are scheduled for court appearances Thursday morning.  Brandon Smith, 25, is scheduled to appear for a criminal setting at ten, and an arraignment is set for James Gant, 26, at that time.  Lauren Gabbard, 24, is also accused of involvement.  She will appear for a criminal setting on January 18th.  All three are charged with murder, burglary, and theft/stealing.

Brandon Simpson

James Gant

Lauren Gabbard