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Death investigation underway after man shot, killed in Richmond

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Posted at 6:25 PM, Nov 09, 2020
and last updated 2020-11-09 18:25:38-05

RICHMOND, Va. -- A death investigation is underway after a man was found shot in Richmond's Fulton neighborhood Monday afternoon.

Officers were called to the Fulton neighborhood for the report of shots fired at approximately 3:30 p.m.

When officers arrived at the scene, they located a man in the 1300 block of Nelson Street who had suffered from a gunshot wound. He was transported to the hospital where he died.

The Medical Examiner will determine cause and manner of death.

The Major Crimes division’s detectives are investigating and believe the shooting occurred nearby, in the 1400 block of Garber Street.

Anyone with information about this death investigation is asked to call Major Crimes Detective P. Ripley at (804) 646-0423 or Crime Stoppers at (804) 780-1000. The P3 Tips Crime Stoppers app for smartphones also may be used. All Crime Stoppers reporting methods are anonymous.