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DC woman’s death ruled homicide, person of interest in ‘Caddy Killer’

WASHINGTON (WHSV) – Detectives from the Metropolitan Police Department Homicide Branch are investigating a homicide that occurred Tuesday, Sept. 7, 2021, in the 200 block of F Street, Northeast. Police confirm that Anthony Robinson, the “Caddy Killer”, is a person of interest.

At approximately 11:30 a.m., members of the First District responded to the location indicated for the report of an unconscious person. Upon arrival, members found an adult woman, unconscious and unconscious, inside a shopping cart.

DC Fire and Emergency Medical Services responded to the scene and found one of the victims had no signs consistent with life. The victim was transported to the office of the chief medical examiner.

The victim has been identified as Sonya Champ, 40, from northwest, DC

The body of the deceased was taken to the Office of the Chief Medical Examiner (OCME) for an autopsy. As a result, the manner of death was ruled a homicide on May 11, 2022. The cause of death is undetermined, as are the deaths of Tonita Smith of Charlottesville and Elizabeth Redmon of Harrisonburg.

Anthony Robinson, 35, dubbed the “Caddy Killer” by law enforcement, has been named a person of interest in the case.

The Metropolitan Police Department is offering a reward of up to $25,000 to anyone who provides information leading to the arrest and conviction of the person(s) responsible for every homicide in the District of Columbia.

Anyone with information about this case is asked to call police at 202-727-9099. Additionally, anonymous information may be submitted to the department’s TEXT TIP LINE by texting 50411.

Sonya Champion(NBC4)

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