Richmond police identify victim of homicide on city’s Southside

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RICHMOND, Va. (WTVR) – Richmond police detectives are in the early stages of a homicide investigation on the city’s Southside.

Early Saturday morning, officers received a call for a person shot in the 400 block of East 34th Street just off of Hull Street. Richmond police have identified the man found shot as Lynn Taylor Jr., 31.

Taylor was pronounced dead at the scene.

Anyone with any information about this crime is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 780-1000 or text Crime Stoppers by texting 274637, using the key word “ITip” followed by your tip. Both methods are anonymous.

Stay with CBS 6 for updates on this developing story.