Thursday, June 22, 2017

Richmond Police Investigating South Richmond Homicide

June 22, 2017
The Richmond Police Department is currently investigating a domestic-related homicide which occurred in Southside this afternoon.

Around 2:41 p.m. this afternoon, police were called to the 2200 block of Chalfont Drive for a report of a person shot. When officers arrived, they located an adult female suffering from a life-threatening gunshot wound. She was transported to a local hospital where she succumbed to her injuries and was pronounced dead.

The Medical Examiner will determine cause and manner of death. Additional information will be provided as it becomes available.

Anyone with information about this homicide is asked to call Major Crimes Det. G. Russell at (804) 646-7715 or Major Crimes Det. Sgt. A. Jackson at (804) 646-0606 or contact Crime Stoppers at 780-1000 or at

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