Man dies after shooting on Richmond’s northside

Richmond Police are conducting a death investigation after a man was shot and killed on the...
Richmond Police are conducting a death investigation after a man was shot and killed on the city's northside.(NBC12)
Published: Nov. 15, 2021 at 1:29 AM EST|Updated: Nov. 16, 2021 at 3:05 PM EST
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RICHMOND, Va. (WWBT) - Richmond Police are investigating a Sunday night shooting that left a man dead.

The shooting happened in the 800 block of Cheatwood Ave. around 11 p.m. Sunday.

When officers arrived, they say they found Nathaniel Trapp with an apparent gunshot wound.

He was taken to the hospital but died shortly after.

Police said a witness told them that the shooter walked up to the vehicle and shot him through the driver’s side window. Officers said a gun was found on the floorboard.

The witness also reported the shooter taking a large bag of a white substance and money.

Police have not yet released any information about a possible suspect.

Anyone with information about this death investigation is asked to call Major Crimes Detective M. Young at (804) 646-3926 or contact Crime Stoppers at (804) 780-1000.

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