Police ID man found murdered in Richmond apartment complex


RICHMOND, Va. (WRIC) — Police have identified the man was found dead in a Richmond apartment complex Saturday afternoon.

Just before 1 p.m., officers say they responded to the 1300 block of Coalter Street for a call of random gunfire.

When police arrived, they found an adult male shooting victim who was pronounced dead at the scene. Investigators have identified the victim as 21-year-old Malik D. Banks.

The shooting came than 24 hours after a man was found shot on the same block. He is expected to be OK after suffering non-life-threatening injuries. 

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

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