The incident occurred around 9:30 on Saturday evening.
The Richmond Police Department is investigating a homicide that occurred last night (Saturday) in the city’s north side.
At approximately 9:28 p.m., officers were called to the 4900 block of Old Brook Road for a report of a person shot. Upon arrival, they located a juvenile female at the rear of the building suffering from an apparent gunshot wound. The victim was transported to a local hospital where she later succumbed to her injuries.
Detectives canvassed the area and are actively working all available leads in the case. The investigation is ongoing.
Anyone with information about this incident is asked to call Major Crimes Detective Gary Bailey at 646-6743 or Crime Stoppers at 780-1000. Citizens can also text Crime Stoppers at 274637, using the key word “ITip” followed by your tip. Both Crime Stoppers methods are anonymous.