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Police identify victim, searching for 4 suspects in South Richmond double shooting

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RICHMOND, VA (WWBT) -

One man is dead and another injured after a shooting in Richmond's Southside.

Police identified the victim as Rodney Lewis, 50.

Officers were called to the 2800 block of Montecrest Avenue around 1:15 a.m. Tuesday for reports of a shooting.

Two male victims were found. One was taken to VCU Medical Center to be treated for his injuries.

Lewis was pronounced dead at the scene.

Police believe the shooting may have started as a robbery. They are looking for four men that were wearing all dark clothing at the time of the shooting. One of the men is described as a stout black man, between 5'7" to 6'0" tall, weighing between 180 to 200 pounds.

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

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