RICHMOND, Va. (WRIC) — The Richmond Police Department responded to a shooting scene on Southlawn Avenue in Richmond on Monday evening.

The victim of that shooting was being driven to the hospital in a personal vehicle when the driver saw a Richmond Fire Department vehicle and stopped them to ask for help. The first responders started treatment on the shooting victim and then took him to the hospital.

According to police, the man died at the hospital.

Multiple apartments in the 1800 block of Southlawn Avenue were roped off with police tape after officers determined that was where the shot or shots had been fired.

Richmond Police said they are conducting a death investigation and did not mention a suspect or a homicide investigation in their Monday night release.

Anyone with information about the shooting can call Major Crimes Detective B. Neifeld at (804) 646-3246 or contact Crime Stoppers at (804) 780-1000.

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