Monday, May 18, 2015

Southlawn Avenue Homicide

May 16, 2015

The Richmond Police Department is investigating a homicide that occurred early this morning in Hillside Court.

At approximately 5:35 a.m., officers were called to the 1800 block of Southlawn Avenue for a report of a person down.

Officers discovered the body of an adult male lying in the grass between two apartment buildings. He had been shot.

Anyone with information about this case is asked to call Major Crimes Detective Jeffery Crewel at 804 646-5324 or Crime Stoppers at 804 780-1000. Citizens can also text Crime Stoppers at 274637, using the key word “ITip” followed by your tip. Both Crime Stoppers methods are anonymous.