Death investigation underway in Fulton neighborhood

Richmond, Va. (WRIC) – The Richmond Police Department is conducting a death investigation after officers found a man dead in the Fulton neighborhood late Wednesday night.

Officers were called to the 5300 block of Blue Ridge Avenue for a report of random gunfire at 11:04 p.m. A man was found on a sidewalk with an apparent gunshot wound and was pronounced dead at the scene.

Detectives have categorized this as a death investigation and have not released the name of the victim or any potential suspects.


Anyone with information about this case is asked to call Major Crimes at (804) 646-3915 or Crime Stoppers at (804) 780-1000.

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