Richmond police investigating homicide near Oakwood Cemetery

RICHMOND, VA (WWBT) - Richmond Police responded to the 1400 block of Melton Avenue at approximately 7:15 a.m. Tuesday and discovered a male who had been shot to death on the porch of a vacant home near Oakwood Cemetery in the north section of Church Hill.

The department is in the early stages of a homicide investigation. Detectives are working to establish a motive.

Anyone with information about this incident is asked to call Crime Stoppers anonymously at 780-1000.

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