Victim in North Avenue homicide identified

Suspect on the run after deadly Richmond shooting

RICHMOND, Va. (WWBT) - Richmond police are searching for the person who shot and killed a man late Monday at the North Avenue Market.

Police say officers arrived to the 2300 block of North Avenue around 11 p.m. and found Omar Green, 33, of Richmond, with life-threatening gunshot wounds. Police said Green died at the hospital.

The shooter, who police say was wearing a dark hoodie and dark pants, fled the scene.

Anyone with information is asked to call Crime Stoppers at (804) 780-1000.

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