Monday, August 19, 2013

Update East Brookland Park Boulevard Homicide

The Richmond Police Department has identified the man found shot to death on East Brookland Park Boulevard this weekend as Garrick Lamont Ellis, 18, of the 2400 block of North 23rd Street.

At approximately 10:30 p.m. Saturday, officers received a call about a person shot in the 1400 block of East Brookland Park Boulevard.

Officers arrived on scene within minutes and found Ellis suffering from an apparent gunshot wound. He was taken to VCU Medical Center where he later died.

Detectives are asking anyone with any information about this crime to call Crime Stoppers anonymously at 780-1000 or text Crime Stoppers at 274637, using the key word “ITip” followed by your tip.