At approximately 5 a.m. Richmond Police were called to the 8200 block of Riverside Drive for the report of a person down. Upon arrival officers found a male in a wooded area suffering from an apparent gunshot wound. The male was pronounced dead at the scene. The Medical Examiner will determine cause of death. Richmond Police detectives are currently in the early stages of a homicide investigation.
Anyone with information about this incident is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 780-1000 or text Crime Stoppers at 274637, using the key word “ITip” followed by your tip. Both methods are anonymous.
NBC12 also is covering the story but it says pretty much the same thing at this point.
Update 10:30 – Richmond Police have identified the victim in this morning’s shooting on Riverside Drive as Osbin N. Hernandez-Gonzales, 18, of the 2900 block of Falling Creek Avenue , Chesterfield .