Richmond Police have identified the victim in a New Year's Eve homicide as 28-year-old Michael Excell Alexander.
Alexander's death is the 42nd homicide of 2012 for Richmond. His body was found shortly before 6 p.m. Monday near the intersection of 29th and Newbourne streets in the city's east end, near Creighton Court.
Police believe he was shot but right now they don't have much to go on. Detectives would like to speak to two men seen in the area.
If you have any information in this case call Crime Stoppers at 780-1000.
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