January 30, 2017
The Richmond Police Department has identified the victim of last night’s homicide as Joseph Boyle, 31, of the 4900 block of Jacobs Glenn Drive, Chesterfield.
At approximately 9:04 p.m., Sunday, January 29, RPD officers responded to a report of shots fired in the Foxwood Apartments complex, followed by a vehicle crash on Snead Road. Officers located an SUV approximately 100 yards east of the entrance to the complex, in the 5000 block of Snead Road. It had left the roadway and struck a tree. Boyle was in the driver’s seat. He had been shot.
Boyle was pronounced dead at the scene. The Medical Examiner will determine cause and manner of death.
Anyone with information about this incident is asked to call Major Crimes Detective Gregory Russell at (804) 646-7715 or contact Crime Stoppers at 780-1000 or at www.7801000.com.
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