Dinwiddie County Sheriff's Office Deputies responded to a call of shots fired around 6:51 p.m. on Saturday in the 24000 block of Raymond Road.
When Deputies arrived, they located a 2002 BMW sedan than had crashed near the intersection of Raymond Road and Mcilwaine Drive. Deptuties found the driver of the vehicle suffering from a gunshot wound.
The driver is being identified as Ervin Jermaine Crowder of Slagle Avenue in Petersburg. He was taken to Southside Regional Medical Center in Petersburg where he was pronounced dead. His body is being take to the State Medical Examiner's Office in Richmond for an autopsy.
Police are asking that anyone with information about this incident please call Dinwiddie County Sheriff's Office at (804) 469-4550 or Petersburg / Dinwiddie Crimesolvers at (804) 861-1212.
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