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Man wanted in Southside shooting

Posted at 3:11 PM, Oct 09, 2020
and last updated 2020-10-09 17:43:00-04

RICHMOND, Va. -- Police have identified a suspect in a shooting on Richmond's Southside two weeks ago that left a man critically injured.

Corey Poag is being sought by detectives for a shooting in the 1300 block of Jefferson Davis Highwayat at 11:23 p.m. on Thursday, Sept. 24, Richmond Police said in an email Friday.

"Officers were called to the parking lot of the 7-Eleven store for the report of a person shot," police said. "An adult male with a gunshot wound was located and transported to a local hospital with an injury that was considered life threatening."

Detectives are asking for the public’s help to find Poag.

Anyone with information about the case or Poag's whereabouts is urged to call Major Crimes Detective W. O’Neil at 804-646-4494 or contact Crime Stoppers at 804-780-1000. The P3 Tips Crime Stoppers app for smartphones may also be used. All Crime Stoppers methods are anonymous.