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RPD identify victim in Wednesday fatal shooting


Richmond Police have identified the victim in a deadly shooting in the city's south side, Wednesday night.

A report of shots fired and a man down sent Richmond officers rushing to the 2400 block of Brady Avenue at 7:17 p.m.

Once on scene, investigators discovered the body of Isaiah Welch, 21, lying on the ground. Welch was pronounced dead at the scene.

Detectives tell NBC12 they don't believe this was a random shooting. The medical examiner will determine the exact cause and manner of the death. 

Anyone with information about this shooting is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 780-1000.

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