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Police identify elderly man found shot to death in Richmond

Man killed on Hull Street Road; police seek hit-and-run driver 
Posted at 5:37 PM, Jun 22, 2020
and last updated 2020-06-23 12:34:57-04

RICHMOND, Va. -- Police have identified an elderly man found shot to death inside of a vehicle early Monday morning.

Officers responded to the 1400 block of Stony Run Road for the report of a person shot at approximately 2:34 a.m.

When officers arrived at the scene, they located 81-year-old Willie L. Johnson, of Richmond, suffering from a gunshot wound. Johnson was pronounced dead at the scene.

There is no suspect description at this time.

Anyone with information about this homicide is asked to call Major Crimes Detective K. Hughes at (804) 646-3917 or contact Crime Stoppers at (804) 780-1000 or at www.7801000.com [7801000.com]. The P3 Tips Crime Stoppers app for smartphones may also be used. All Crime Stoppers methods are anonymous.