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Man killed in Richmond neighborhood

Posted at 2:40 PM, May 02, 2019
and last updated 2019-05-02 17:09:34-04

RICHMOND, Va. -- Police are investigating a fatal shooting along West 27th Street in South Richmond.

"At approximately 1:19 p.m, officers responded to the 00 block of W. 27th Street for the report of a person shot," a Richmond Police spokesperson said. "When they arrived, they found an adult male with an apparent gunshot wound. He was pronounced [dead] at the scene."

Investigators believe the shooting was a drive-by, according to Crime Insider sources.

Additionally, neighbors told Jon Burkett they heard at least three shots ring out.

This is a developing story. Witnesses can send news tips, photos, and video here.

Anyone with additional information is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 804-780-1000.