RICHMOND, Va. (WRIC) — The Richmond Police Department has launched a death investigation after two men were killed in a shooting in Richmond.
Shortly before 3:15 p.m. on Friday, Jan. 27, officers in the area of Gilpin Court neighborhood heard gunfire and immediately responded to the 1300 block of St. Paul Street.
According to police, the officers arrived and found one man with a gunshot wound. The victim was transported to a nearby hospital by ambulance. Around the same time, a second man arrived at the hospital with a gunshot wound. Both men reportedly died from their injuries at the hospital.
Detectives have determined that both incidents are related. The Medical Examiner will determine the cause and manner of death.
The Richmond Police Department does not have anyone in custody at this time and is seeking information from the public.
Anyone with information is encouraged to contact Detective A. Darnell at 804-363-0878.