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Man dies from Monday morning shooting in Henrico, motive ‘unknown’

Posted at 6:43 AM, Aug 17, 2015
and last updated 2015-08-17 18:38:56-04

HENRICO COUNTY, Va. — Police responded to the scene of a shooting in Henrico around 4:20 a.m. Monday.

Police were called to the 5400 block of Edgefield Street, near Henrico High school, over shots being fired. When they arrived, they found a man outside of a residence, suffering from at least one gunshot wound.

The victim was taken to VCU Medical Center.

A few hours later the man died due to his injuries.

The motive is unknown, and detectives are continuing their investigation.

At this time, the victim’s identity is not being released pending positive identification and next of kin notification.

Police have released no information about suspects.

Anyone with information is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 780-1000.