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One dead after Richmond shooting, suspect may have fled on bike

Posted at 12:08 AM, Mar 13, 2019
and last updated 2019-03-13 08:25:30-04

RICHMOND, Va. -- A man is dead and police are conducting a death investigation after a shooting in Richmond Tuesday evening.

Around 9:40 p.m., officers responded to the 2300 block of Halifax Ave. for reports of a shooting.

When officers arrived, they found a man suffering from a gunshot wound. He was taken to the hospital where he died.

Police have not released details about a shooting suspect, other than he may have been seen leaving the scene on a bicycle.

A second shooting was reported about two hours later, near the intersection of North and Yancy Avenue in Richmond.

When police arrived they found a 19-year-old man suffering from non-life threatening injuries.

Anyone with information about this incident is asked to call Major Crimes Detective Joseph Fultz at (804) 646-3929 or contact Crime Stoppers at 780-1000 or at http://www.7801000.com.