September 24, 2016Richmond Police Department detectives have identified the victim of a homicide that occurred last night in Gilpin Court.
Shortly after 1 a.m. this morning, a 4th Precinct officer heard gunfire in the 1000 block of St. Paul Street. He then found the victim on the street suffering from an apparent gunshot wound.The victim, Anthony D. Mack, 41, of the 3200 block of Enslow Avenue, was transported to a local hospital with life-threatening injuries. He later succumbed to his injuries.
The Medical Examiner will determine cause and manner of death. Police are still investigating.“We urge residents who may have seen or heard something suspicious to come forward with any information they may have,” said Major Crimes Lt. Donald Davenport. “If you see something, say something. Information from the community will lead us to the individual who committed this crime.”
Anyone with any information about this incident is asked to call Major Crimes Detective Edward Aeschlimann at (804) 646-3351 or Crime Stoppers at 780-1000. Citizens can also text Crime Stoppers at 274637, using the key word “ITip” followed by your tip or submit a tip online at www.7801000.com.Submit tips to GUN250 about persons illegally possessing guns by texting Crime Stoppers at 274637, then using keyword “GUN250” followed by your tip. Rewards up to $250. Crime Stoppers methods are anonymous.