Sunday, January 8, 2012

Woodhaven Drive Homicide

Richmond Police Department
Email Advisory 1/8/2012
Woodhaven Drive Homicide

The Richmond Police Department is investigating a homicide that occurred last night.

At approximately 8:47 p.m., officers responded to a report of shots fired in the 600 block of Woodhaven Drive and discovered a male lying in the street suffering from a gunshot wound. He was transported to VCU Medical Center where he later died.

The victim has been identified as De’Shawn L. Mayo, 21, of the 1400 block of West Leigh Street.

Medical Examiner will determine cause of death.

Anyone who has any information on this incident is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 780-1000. Citizens may also text Crime Stoppers at 274637, using the key word “ITip” followed by your tip. Both Crime Stoppers methods are anonymous.