Man found with fatal gunshot wounds in Richmond home


A man was found with fatal gunshot wounds in a Richmond home early today, police said.

Richmond police responded to the 500 block of 18th Street just before 3:30 a.m., Lt. Matthew Stonebraker said. Arriving officers found the man inside the home unresponsive and suffering from multiple gunshot wounds. Despite attempts by paramedics to revive him, he was pronounced dead at the scene, Stonebraker said.

The incident is being investigated as a homicide.

“There are no updates on a motive or suspect information,” Stonebraker said, adding that the shooting “does not appear to be a random act of violence.”

Anyone with information regarding this shooting is encouraged to call Richmond Homicide Detective C. Decious at 510-621-1747.