Tuesday, August 30, 2016

Orcutt Lane Homicide Victim Identified

August 30, 2016

The Richmond Police Department has identified the victim of a homicide that occurred Sunday on Orcutt Lane as Antonio M. Grier, 37, of the 2500 block of Mandy Lane.

At approximately 9:27 p.m., officers responded to the 4800 block of Orcutt Lane for reports of shots fired. They arrived to find Grier, who had suffered from an apparent gunshot wound, down and unresponsive in a garden area on the block.

Grier was pronounced dead at the scene. The Medical Examiner will determine cause and manner of death.

Several witnesses reported seeing suspects flee the scene in a grey vehicle.

Anyone with information about this incident or vehicle is asked to call Major Crimes Detective Victoria Griffith-Matko at 804 646-3912 or Crime Stoppers at 780-1000. Citizens can also text Crime Stoppers at 274637, using the key word “ITip” followed by your tip.

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