Police identify 22-year-old shot, killed near Shockoe Bottom

Police identify 22-year-old shot, killed near Shockoe Bottom
A man is dead following an overnight shooting near Richmond’s Shockoe Bottom. (Source: Gray News Media)

RICHMOND, Va. (WWBT) - A man is dead following an overnight shooting near Richmond’s Shockoe Bottom.

Richmond police responded to the 1700 block of East Broad Street for a shooting at about 2:37 a.m. Sunday morning.

Upon arrival, officers found an adult male suffering from an apparent gunshot wound.

He was taken to the hospital where he was then pronounced dead.

Police identified the victim 22-year-old Devon A. Lyles.

Officers have also determined that Lyles was shot in the 200 block of North 18th Street and ran to East Broad Street, where he collapsed.

The medical examiner will determine the manner and cause of death.

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

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