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Victim of overnight shooting dies

Kerod S. Richardson Kerod S. Richardson
Justin Morgan Justin Morgan

RICHMOND, VA (WWBT) - We have an update to an early morning shooting in Richmond's Shockoe Bottom.

The victim, 20-year-old Justin Morgan, has died. He was being treated for gunshot wounds to his face.

Police arrested 21 year old Kerod Richardson just minutes after the shooting that happened around 2:00 a.m. Saturday, on 18th street outside Have A Nice Day Café.

Richardson is facing charges of malicious wounding and use of a firearm, but police are expected to press more charges.

The investigation is ongoing. If you have any information, you can anonymously contact the Richmond Police by calling 780-1000 or text "iTip" to 274637.

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