Death investigation ensues after two men found shot

RICHMOND, VA (WWBT) – One man is dead and another hospitalized following a shooting Saturday afternoon on the city's south side.

It happened just before 4:00 p.m. at the Midlothian Village Apartments just across the street from George Wythe High School.

Police arrived to discover two men with gunshots wounds.

Both were taken to VCU Medical Center though one man later died.

Police have not yet labeled the shooting as a homicide.

The remains of the deceased were taken to the Medical Examiner's Office to determine the exact cause of death.

Anyone with information that could help detectives is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 780-1000 or text Crime Stoppers at 274637, using the key word "ITip" followed by your tip. Both methods are anonymous.

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