Victim identified, arrest made in deadly shooting in Richmond

Victim identified, arrest made in deadly shooting in Richmond
Ernest A. Price Jr., 51, of Henrico, was arrested without incident and charged with murder and possession of a firearm by a convicted felon. (Source: Richmond Police Department)

RICHMOND, Va. (WWBT) - The Richmond Police Department has made an arrest in connection with a deadly shooting that occurred Sunday afternoon.

Officers were called to the 1600 block of North 23rd Street for a report of a person shot at 11:48 a.m.

Upon arrival, an adult male who suffered an apparent gunshot wound was found down and unresponsive on a front porch of a residence. The victim, Harry D. Seigler, was pronounced dead at the scene.

Ernest A. Price Jr., 51, of Henrico, was arrested without incident and charged with murder and possession of a firearm by a convicted felon.

The Medical Examiner is working to determine cause and manner of death.

Anyone with additional information is asked to call Major Crimes Detective J. Crewell at 804-646-5324.

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