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Police identify man killed in South Richmond shooting

Posted at 10:12 AM, Jan 24, 2019
and last updated 2019-01-24 23:58:06-05

RICHMOND, Va. -- Police have identified the victim of a homicide in South Richmond that took place early Thursday morning.

Charleston B. Scott, 27, of Henrico, died from gunshot wounds after being taken to the hospital.

Richmond Police said they were called to assist EMS with a report of a person shot at East 34th St. and Decatur St. just before 1 a.m.

Police said when they got to the location they found a man with gunshot wounds. Police said no suspect description was yet available.

Anyone with information about this shooting is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 804-780-1000.

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