Victim identified in Richmond homicide investigation

Victim identified in Richmond homicide investigation
A death investigation is underway in Richmond, police say.

RICHMOND, Va. (WWBT) - Richmond police have identified a man killed in the city’s east end.

Richmond police officers were called to the 2600 block of Ford Avenue for a report of a person who had been shot on Thursday, June 25, at approximately 1:18 p.m.

When officers arrived, they found a man outside on the ground with multiple gunshot wounds.

He was pronounced dead at the scene at 1:22 p.m.

The victim has been identified as Dominic Thompson, 31, of Richmond.

The Richmond Police Department is investigating the incident as a homicide.

Anyone with information about this homicide can call Major Crimes Detective G. Russell at 804-646-7715 or call Crime Stoppers at (804) 780-1000.

All of CrimeStopper’s methods are anonymous.

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