Richmond man, 26, identified as victim in Southside shooting - NBC12 - WWBT - Richmond, VA News On Your Side

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Richmond man, 26, identified as victim in Southside shooting

Police blocked off Lynhaven and Summer Hill avenues to investigate the shooting. (Source: NBC12) Police blocked off Lynhaven and Summer Hill avenues to investigate the shooting. (Source: NBC12)
RICHMOND, VA (WWBT) -

Richmond police have identified the man pronounced dead after a shooting in the city's Southside on Tuesday.

Jakeem P. Johnson, 26, of Richmond, was shot in the 3000 block of Lynhaven Avenue around 4 a.m.  When police arrived on the scene, they found him suffering from a gunshot wound.

Johnson was transported to a nearby hospital where he later died.

Police say a small, white vehicle was seen leaving the scene and heading towards Harwood Avenue.

Officers have not announced a suspect in the shooting.

Anyone with any information on this shooting is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 804-780-1000.

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