Homicide investigation in South Richmond

RICHMOND, VA (WWBT) - Richmond Police are investigating after a man was found shot to death in the city's south side overnight.

Just before 3:00 a.m. Saturday, officers discovered the body of 32-year-old Pierre Walter Cosby in a car in the 1700 block of Edwards Avenue. Police were responding to several reports of gunfire in the area.

Right now, detectives say they're in the early stages of their investigation. They're searching the Oak Grove neighborhood for any information on a suspect and motive.

Police are asking anyone who can help with their investigation to call Crime Stoppers at 780-1000. You can also text "ITip", followed by your tip, to 274637. Both options are anonymous.

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