At approximately 3:30 p.m., officers were called to the Fulton neighborhood for the report of shots fired. Officers arrived and found an adult male in the 1300 block of Nelson Street who had suffered an apparent gunshot wound.
He was transported to a local hospital where he succumbed to his injury.
The Medical Examiner will determine cause and manner of death.
The Major Crimes division’s detectives are investigating this incident and believe the shooting occurred nearby, in the 1400 block of Garber Street.
Anyone with information about this death investigation is asked to call Major Crimes Detective P. Ripley at (804) 646-0423 or Crime Stoppers at (804) 780-1000. The P3 Tips Crime Stoppers app for smartphones also may be used. All Crime Stoppers reporting methods are anonymous.