Richmond Police identify victim in Somerset Glen homicide


RICHMOND, Va. (WRIC) — Richmond Police identified the man killed Sunday night after a shooting at the Somerset Glen apartment complex off of Westover Hills Boulevard in Richmond.

The victim, Hasheen E. Slaughter, 25, of the 8100 block of Provincetown Drive Chesterfield, was found unresponsive in the breezeway of the apartment complex with apparent gunshot wounds. He was pronounced dead at the scene.

The area is not unfamiliar with the Richmond Police Department. In 2011, one person was killed and in 2014, two men were killed and a woman was shot in an incident.

Also just this year in March, a man survived after being shot in the face.

Police say if you have any information about what happened at the Somerset Glen Apartments last night or any other past crimes in the area, to please call Major Crimes Detective Jon Bridges at 804 646-4494 or Crime Stoppers at 780-1000.

Citizens can also text Crime Stoppers at 274637, using the key word “ITip” followed by your tip.

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