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Richmond Police identify man killed in early morning shooting

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Posted at 7:22 PM, Sep 25, 2020
and last updated 2020-09-25 19:24:16-04

RICHMOND, Va. -- Richmond Police have identified a man killed in a shooting early Friday morning as Rolando Maldonado-Ortega, a male in his 40s.

Officers responded to a call for trouble unknown in the 1700 block of Clarkson Road at approximately 12:06 a.m.

When officers arrived at the scene, they found Maldonado-Ortega suffering from a gunshot wound. He was transported to the hospital where he later died.

Police have not released any information on a suspect or motive at this time.

Anyone with additional information about this homicide is asked to call Major Crimes Detective K. Hughes at (804) 646-3917 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.