24-year-old man identified in Providence Park fatal shooting

RICHMOND, Va. (WRIC) — The Richmond Police Department has identified the victim in Saturday’s Providence Park shooting.

Authorities said that shortly after 9 p.m., police were called to the 3400 block of Wellington Street for a report of a robbery. As officers were on the way, the call was upgraded to a shooting.

When officers arrived, they found two males suffering from gunshot wounds. One male, Keyvon Johnson, 24, of the 2200 block of 4th Street, was pronounced dead at the scene. The second male was treated for minor injuries and released at the scene.

Police are investigating this incident as a death investigation. No additional details were released.

Anyone with information about this incident is asked to call Major Crimes Detective K. Hughes at (804) 646-3917 or contact Crime Stoppers at 780-1000 or at www.7801000.com.

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