Police ID man shot in the head in Southside homicide

Posted at 2:16 PM, Apr 21, 2018

RICHMOND, Va. — Police have identified a man killed after being shot in the head Friday evening  on the city’s Southside.

Officers were called to the Aden Court & Glenway Green Apartments in the 300 block of Melmark Court just after 6:15 p.m. for the report of a person down. Upon arrival, they found 35-year-old Malcolm T. Alexander dead from an apparent gunshot wound to the head.

The Medical Examiner’s Office will determine the cause and manner of Alexander’s death.

The incident is still under investigation and police are asking anyone with information to either call Major Crimes Detective J.P. Baynes at 804-646-3617 or contact Crime Stoppers at 804-780-1000.



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