The Richmond Police Department is in the early stages of a homicide investigation in the city’s East End.
At approximately 6:11 p.m. today, officers received a call for random gunfire in the 1800 block of North 28th Street. Officers were on scene in less than three minutes and found the victim—a black male in his late 20s—shot to death inside a residence.
Right now Major Crimes investigators are canvassing the area to speak with witnesses and Forensic detectives are gathering evidence connecting to the crime. Investigators are also working to identify the victim and notify next of kin.