Witnesses: ‘Homeless man’ stabbed on Ryland at Franklin Street

Posted at 12:59 AM, Oct 04, 2013
and last updated 2013-10-04 06:36:02-04

RICHMOND, Va. (WTVR) - A man was stabbed following a Thursday night argument near VCU campus, according to an alert from the university.

Witnesses said blood on the sidewalk and roadway was that of a homeless man, or transient, who frequented the stoop across from Gresham Court apartments on Ryland Street at Franklin Avenue.

The victim was transported from the scene when CBS 6 arrived. No word on the victim's condition.

The following suspect description was sent via the VCU Alert system:

  • Black male
  • 6’ tall