At approximately 5:45 p.m., Richmond Police received a call for a shot fired. Officers responded to the 2100 block of Newbourne St. and found a black male in his early 20’s outside of a residence suffering from a gunshot wound. The victim was taken to VCU Medical Center where he died.
Detectives have not yet released the victim’s identity. Detectives have not released a suspect description but they have several leads in this case and do not believe this shooting was a random act.