Police identify man shot to death in Richmond neighborhood

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RICHMOND, Va. – Police have idnetified the man found shot to death in Richmond’s Randolph neighborhood Monday afternoon.

Police said they responded to the 1200 block of Lakeview Avenue for a report of a person shot.

Upon arrival, officers discovered the victim, identified as Jerome Williams, 52, suffering from a gunshot wound about a block away. Williams, of the 2000 block of Lakeview Avenue, was transported to local hospital where he succumbed to his injuries.

The shooting scene is located near Clark Springs Elementary School.

Police say the shooting is currently a death investigation.

Police have not released information about a possible suspect.

This is a developing story. Witnesses can send news tips, photos, and video here.

Anyone with information about this homicide is asked to call Major Crimes Detective J. Bridges at (804) 646-4494 or contact Crime Stoppers at 780-1000 or at http://www.7801000.com. The P3 Tips Crime Stoppers app for smartphones may also be used. All Crime Stoppers methods are anonymous.

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