Friday, August 1, 2014

East 36th Street Homicide

August 1, 2014

East 36th Street Homicide

Richmond Police detectives are in the early stages of a homicide investigation on the city’s Southside this morning.

At approximately 10:17 p.m. last night, officers received a call for a shooting in the 700 block of East 36th Street. Officers arrived and found a male, in his 50’s, on the street between Stockton Street and East Broad Rock Road, suffering from a gunshot wound.

He was transported to VCU Medical Center where he died.

Detectives are working to develop an identity of the victim and a suspect description.

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