18-year-old killed in Richmond’s Montrose Heights neighborhood identified

Richmond Police are investigating a deadly shooting in Richmond's Montrose Heights neighborhood.
Richmond Police are investigating a deadly shooting in Richmond's Montrose Heights neighborhood.(NBC12)
Published: May. 20, 2022 at 2:03 AM EDT|Updated: May. 25, 2022 at 12:52 PM EDT
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RICHMOND, Va. (WWBT) - Richmond Police are continuing their investigation into a deadly shooting in Richmond’s Montrose Heights neighborhood.

Richmond Police were called to the 1500 block of Jennie Scher Road around 11:48 Thursday night.

When officers arrived they found Ashod Edwards, 18, with multiple gunshot wounds. He was pronounced dead at the scene.

This shooting happened about 30 minutes after a double shooting on the city’s southside that injured two people.

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

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