Police: Man killed after argument inside downtown club

RICHMOND, VA (WWBT) - After further investigation, Richmond Police detectives now believe the 4th Street shooting in downtown Richmond early Sunday occurred about an hour after the argument inside the nightclub.

Club Aurora management ejected the individuals who were involved in the altercation inside the venue.

Detectives are still asking for the public's help to identify a suspect and possible witnesses to the shooting, which occurred at approximately 12:51 a.m. Sunday. When they arrived at 4th and East Main streets, they found Michael K. Brown Jr., 20, of Glen Allen, on the sidewalk suffering from an apparent gunshot wound.

The suspect is described as a black male with a light complexion who is approximately 5'10" to 6'01" tall.  He has a slim to medium build; is 19-25 years old and has very distinctive large spaces between his teeth. Witnesses also described him as having wavy hair kept in a short, close cut style.

On Saturday night and into the early morning hours of Sunday, this man was patronizing Club Aurora at 401 East Grace Street with several other individuals.  He was seen by witnesses on that night wearing a white t-shirt with the word "LEVI" on the front of it, dark pants and a black skull cap.  Later in the night, he was also seen wearing a black hooded jacket.  He was also seen in a white-colored sedan.

Anyone with any information about this person or this incident is asked to call Detective Richard Edwards at (804) 646-3914, the Richmond the Department's Tipline at (804) 514-TIPS or Crime Stoppers at 780-1000.

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