Hanover County authorities are investigating the death of an 81-yr-aged Montpelier person who was discovered with a gunshot wound lying following to a vehicle in the rear of a Montpelier purchasing centre on Monday.
A gun was found subsequent to the man’s entire body, authorities reported, and investigators are not wanting for any suspects.
The Hanover Sheriff’s Business office is operating with the state health care examiner to ascertain the result in and way of loss of life.
Deputies responded about 6:09 p.m. Monday to the Montpelier Shoppes in the 1600 block of Mountain Road for a report of an grownup male lying unconscious on the ground next to a motor vehicle. Upon arrival, officers found a person struggling from an evident gunshot wound, the sheriff’s office environment said.
Lifesaving steps ended up attempted but were eventually unsuccessful.
“Investigators continue on to glance into the moments major up to this incident,” Sheriff’s spokesman Lt. James Cooper said.
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Montpelier Shoppes is anchored by a Foods Lion and has various restaurants, amid other organizations.
Anyone with details is urged to get hold of the Hanover County Sheriff’s Workplace at (804) 365-6140 or the Metro Richmond Criminal offense Stoppers at (804) 780-1000.
Citizens can also obtain the “P3 Tips” application. The two Crime Stoppers procedures are anonymous.