Friday, August 1, 2014

Victim Identified in East 36th Street Homicide

Richmond Police detectives have identified the victim of last night’s homicide as Joseph Lee Sydnor, 55, of the 15,000 block of Sand Wave Road in Chester.

At approximately 10:17 p.m. Thursday, officers received a call for a shooting in the 700 block of East 36th Street. Officers arrived and found Sydnor 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 still working to develop suspect information and ask 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. Both methods are anonymous.