Police identify man killed in Gilpin Court shooting


RICHMOND, Va. (WRIC) — One person is dead after a Friday morning shooting in Gilpin Court.

He was identified as Winfred W. Steward, 25, of the 3700 block of Delmont Street, Saturday.

Police told 8News that they responded to the 1100 block of St. Paul Street shortly after 10:45 a.m. for reports of a shooting. Officers arrived and found one victim, who was transported to the hospital where he was pronounced dead.

Police are investigating the shooting as a homicide.

It is unclear whether or not police have a suspect in custody. No other information has been released at this time.

Anyone with information about this homicide is asked to call Major Crimes Detective M. Gouldman at (804) 646-3915 or contact Crime Stoppers at 780-1000.8News has a crew on scene gathering additional details. Stay with us for updates.

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