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Richmond Police ID victim in Thursday homicide on Mansion Avenue

Chris Graham
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Richmond Police have identified the victim of the homicide on Thursday on Mansion Avenue as Willie Green, Jr., 65, of Richmond.

According to police, officers were called to the 2000 block of Mansion Avenue at 7:41 a.m. for the report of a person down. Officers arrived and located an adult male, Green, down and unresponsive in an alley. He had suffered a gunshot wound and was pronounced dead at the scene.

The Medical Examiner will determine the cause and manner of death.

Anyone with information about this homicide is asked to call Detective B. Neifeld at (804) 646-3246 or contact Crime Stoppers at (804) 780-1000.

The P3 Tips Crime Stoppers app for smartphones also may be used. All Crime Stoppers reporting methods are anonymous.

Chris Graham

Chris Graham

Chris Graham is the founder and editor of Augusta Free Press. A 1994 alum of the University of Virginia, Chris is the author and co-author of seven books, including Poverty of Imagination, a memoir published in 2019, and Team of Destiny: Inside Virginia Basketball’s Run to the 2019 National Championship, and The Worst Wrestling Pay-Per-View Ever, published in 2018. For his commentaries on news, sports and politics, go to his YouTube page, or subscribe to his Street Knowledge podcast. Email Chris at [email protected].