Police identify man found shot, killed in Richmond roadway; teen also injured

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Updated: Apr. 7, 2021 at 4:08 PM EDT
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RICHMOND, Va. (WWBT) - Police have identified a man who was found shot and killed in a roadway in Richmond.

On the morning of April 7, a man was found dead in the road with a gunshot wound in the 500 block of Montvale Avenue.

Police identified the victim as 18-year-old Vinshaun Johnson.

The Office of the Medical Examiner is determining the cause of death.

A second victim, a teenage male, was also found with a gunshot wound and taken to the hospital with an injury that isn’t considered life-threatening.

Anyone with information about this incident should contact Major Crimes Detective B. Neifeld at (804) 646-3246 or Crime Stoppers at (804) 780-1000.

A GoFundMe to help Johnson’s family has been set up and you can find it, HERE.

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