Police investigate homicide at Henrico apartment complex

Posted at 8:50 PM, Jul 04, 2012
and last updated 2012-07-04 23:53:20-04

HENRICO COUNTY, Va. (WTVR) - Police are investigating a homicide in eastern Henrico County Wednesday evening.

Police responded to the 100 block of North Laburnum Avenue at the Seven Gables Apartments around 7 p.m. after receiving calls of gunshots in the area.

Officers found a black male dead behind one of the apartment buildings, according to Henrico Police Lt. A. D. Merz.

Mertz also said the department is in the early stages a homicide investigation.

If you have information that could help police, call Crime Stoppers at 804-780-1000 or Henrico Police Det. R. Egan at 804-501-5000.


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