Woman found dead in South Richmond apartment

Posted by Shawn Maclauchlan

RICHMOND, VA (WWBT) - A murder investigation is underway in Richmond after a body is found inside an apartment in South Richmond.

Police tell us a woman's body was found inside an apartment in the 1800 block of Southlawn Avenue in the Hillside Court neighborhood just after seven Tuesday night.

Police tell us the woman was in her early 20's and had been shot.

The investigation is in the early stages, but police are asking anyone with information to call Crime Stoppers at 780-1000.

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