Man Killed in Late-Night Shooting

The Montgomery Police Department is conducting a homicide investigation following the Sunday evening shooting death of James Richardson III, 18, of Montgomery.

MPD and Fire Medics responded to the 3200 block of Virginia Loop Court at about 7:45 p.m. July 21, in reference to a subject shot. There, they located Richardson III, who had sustained a life-threatening gunshot wound. He was transported to a local hospital where he was later pronounced dead.

MPD’s initial investigation has revealed that the shooting occurred in the 3100 block of Peabody Road. Furthermore, it appears that the shooting was the result of an ongoing altercation between individuals known to each other.

No arrests have been made at this time and no additional information is available for release in connection with this continuing investigation.

Police ask individuals with knowledge of this fatal shooting to call CrimeStoppers at 215-STOP.

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