Man shot to death in South Richmond; second victim driven to hospital

Posted at 7:19 PM, Nov 21, 2017
and last updated 2017-11-22 01:06:58-05

RICHMOND, Va. -- Police have launched a homicide investigation after a man was found shot to death in South Richmond Tuesday evening.

Police said at 6:00 p.m. they received a report of a person shot in the 2700 block of Broad Rock Boulevard.

Upon arrival, officers located an adult male suffering from a gunshot wound. He was pronounced dead at the scene.

Crime Insider sources say the victim was shot multiple times, including a gunshot wound to the head.

A second shooting victim was transported to Chippenham Hospital by private vehicle. That male victim has non life-threatening injuries.

Investigators believe the shootings are related.

Police have not yet released information about a shooting suspect, nor a motive.

Anyone with information about the shooting is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 804-780-1000. You can also submit tips to GUN250 about persons illegally possessing guns by texting Crime Stoppers at 274637, then using keyword “GUN250” followed by your tip.

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