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Police ID man found dead in Southside parking lot

Posted at 9:55 PM, Nov 17, 2018
and last updated 2018-11-18 18:49:53-05

RICHMOND, Va. -- Police have identified a man who was found shot to death in the parking lot of a Southside apartment complex Saturday night.

Officers responded to reports of a shooting in the 3400 block of Maury Street just after 10 p.m.

Upon arrival, they found the body of 31-year-old Demon Booker in the parking lot of the Village South Apartments.  It was apparent that he had been shot.

Detectives are asking anyone for the public's help as they investigate this homicide. Forensic evidence has been collected and is being processed. While a door to door canvass of the neighborhood has been conducted, police say more information is still needed.

Anyone with information is asked to either contact Detective M. Gouldman at (804) 646-3915 or Crime Stoppers at 780-1000.