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Police identify man found shot to death in Richmond field

Posted at 7:28 PM, Sep 23, 2020
and last updated 2020-09-23 19:28:48-04

RICHMOND, Va. -- Police have identified a man found shot in a Richmond field as Stanley L. Robinson, Jr., a male in his 20s.

On Monday at approximately 6:49 a.m, officers were called to the 1500 block of North 21st Street for the report of a person down.

Upon arrival, officers found Robinson in a field suffering from a gunshot wound. He was pronounced dead at the scene.

The field is located between North 20th and 21st Streets and U and V Streets.

The Medical Examiner will determine the cause and manner of death.

Anyone with information is asked to call Major Crimes Detective P. Mansfield at (804) 646-6996 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.