Victim identified in Richmond double shooting on Thanksgiving morning

Crime

RICHMOND, Va. (WRIC) — Authorities say one person is dead and another person is wounded after a double shooting in Richmond’s East End on Thanksgiving morning.

The Richmond Police Department has identified the victim as 19-year-old Tyreese J. Barlow.

Just after 4:15 a.m., officers were called to the 2000 block of Creighton Road for a report of a shooting. When officers arrived, they quickly located two adults who had been shot. Barlow was found outside in front of a residence suffering from multiple gunshot wounds.  

The victims were taken to a local hospital, where Barlow was pronounced dead and the other victim received treatment for non-life-threatening injuries, police said. 

Police sources tell 8News the other shooting victim who was injured is a 19-year-old woman.

At this time, there’s no suspect information.

Detectives canvassed the area into the morning hours for any potential witnesses, in addition to collecting evidence.

Anyone with information is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 804-780-1000 or submit a tip online at http://www.7801000.com. The P3 Tips Crime Stoppers app for smartphones may also be used. All three Crime Stoppers methods of contact are anonymous.

Stay with 8News for updates on this developing story.

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