Police identify man shot to death in Richmond’s Whitcomb Court

Man found shot to death in Richmond's Whitcomb Court

RICHMOND, Va. (WWBT) - Richmond Police launched a death investigation late Monday night after finding a man shot to death in Whitcomb Court.

Officers were called to the 2300 block of Bethel Street at 11:09 p.m. and found a man dead from gunshot wounds in front of an apartment.

The victim has been identified as Tyrell J. Thomas, 27.

Police have not released a suspect description and have not said what led to the fatal shooting.

A short time later, police say a man arrived to the hospital with gunshot wounds with non-life-threatening injuries.

“At this time, it is believed that this incident also occurred in the 2300 Block of Bethel Street,” the Richmond Police Department said in a news release.

Anyone with information about these shootings is asked to call Major Crimes Detective J. Fultz at (804) 646-3929 or Crime Stoppers at (804) 780-1000.

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