Sunday, August 21, 2016

Chamberlayne Avenue Death Investigation

August 21, 2016
Just after midnight, officers were called to the 3900 block of Chamberlayne Avenue for the report of a person down. Officers arrived and found a male down and unresponsive in the parking lot of an apartment building.

The male had suffered an apparent gunshot wound and was pronounced dead at the scene.

The Medical Examiner will determine cause and manner of death.

Detectives have opened a death investigation for this incident and are interviewing residents of the apartment buildings in the area for details about the circumstances of this shooting.

Anyone with any information about this incident is asked to call Major Crimes Detective Amira Sleem at (804) 646-3871 or Crime Stoppers at 780-1000. Citizens can also text Crime Stoppers at 274637, using the keyword “ITip” followed by your tip or submit a tip online at