Arrest made after man found dead in South Richmond driveway

WRIC Newsroom - The above video is previous coverage and may include outdated information 

RICHMOND, Va. (WRIC) -- Police have identified the man who was found dead in a driveway in front of a South Richmond home last week.

Robert L. Walker, 20, was found lying unresponsive from an apparent gunshot wound in the 2000 block of South Kinsley Avenue at around 1:10 a.m. on Friday, November 17. He was pronounced dead at the scene and police ruled his death a homicide.

On Tuesday, authorities arrested 21-year-old Alfonzo McElroy Jr. of Greenbay Road and charged him with first degree murder and use of a firearm in the commission of a felony.

Anyone with information about this homicide is asked to call Major Crimes Detective J. Bridges at (804) 646-4494 or contact Crime Stoppers at 780-1000 or at tips to GUN250 about persons illegally possessing guns by texting Crime Stoppers at 274637, then using keyword "GUN250" followed by your tip. Rewards up to $250. Crime Stoppers methods are anonymous.

Click here to check on crime in your area.

This is a developing story. Stay with 8News online and on air for the latest updates.

Never miss another Facebook post from 8News

Find 8News on Twitter, Facebook, and Instagram; send your news tips to

Local Headlines

Latest News

Trending Stories

Latest Local News

Video Center