Monday, November 4, 2013

Yorktown Avenue Homicide

Nov. 4, 2013

Yorktown Avenue Homicide

Last night at approximately 10:10 p.m., the Richmond Police Department responded to a call of shots fired in the 2400 block of Yorktown Avenue. Officers arrived and found a male in the street suffering from gunshot wounds. He was transported to VCU Medical Center where he died.

The victim is identified as Jeremy J. Meredith, 21, of the 00 block of Labrook Drive.

Detectives are in the early stages of this homicide investigation.

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