Update: police identify victim in fatal overnight shooting

RICHMOND, VA (WWBT) – One man is dead and another hospitalized after an early morning shooting.

Around 12:30 a.m. police responded to the 700 block of N. 35th St for reports of gunfire.

When officers arrived they discovered two men with gunshot wounds.

Police say 47-year-old Keith W. Bates of Richmond was found dead at the scene.

The second victim was taken to VCU Medical Center with life threatening injuries.

Few details have been released as to what led up to the shooting.

Investigators urge anyone with information to call Crime Stoppers at 780-1000.

Copyright 2010 WWBT NBC12. All rights reserved.