Homicide investigation in Creighton Court

RICHMOND, VA (WWBT) - Richmond Police are investigating after a man was shot and killed in Creighton Court, early Saturday morning.

Just before 12:30 a.m., police received multiple calls for shots fired in the 2100 block of Creighton Road. When officers arrived, they found a black male in his late 20's, shot behind an apartment building.

That victim was taken to VCU Medical Center, where he later died. Richmond Police are now working to notify next of kin.

We're told more information on this shooting will be released later in the day, Saturday. Stay with NBC12 for updates on this developing story. Meanwhile, if you know any information that can help police with their investigation, you're asked to call Crime Stoppers at 780-1000. You will remain anonymous.

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