Man shot in car, found dead outside Chesterfield store

CHESTERFIELD COUNTY, Va.  -- Police are investigating a homicide in Chesterfield.

Officers found 23-year-old Tavario Gates dead in the 1100 block of Courthouse Road, near the Minit Mart, just after 11 p.m. Tuesday.

Gates was a passenger in a car on Ronaldton Road when he was fatally shot, police said.

Anyone with information was asked to call Chesterfield County Police Department at 804-748-1251 or Crime Solvers at 804-748-0660.

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