Man dies following Monday morning shooting near Henrico High School

A Henrico County man has died who was found with gunshot injuries this morning. His identity has not been released.

Police responded to the shooting in the 5400 block of Edgefield Street about 4:18 a.m., according to Henrico police Capt. Linda Toney.


The man, who was shot in his upper body, was taken to VCU Medical Center where he later died.  His identity is being confirmed and will be released after next of kin have been notified.

No suspect information was immediately released, and police did not provide a possible motive.

Police are continuing their investigating. As of 9 a.m., officers were still on the crime scene in the neighborhood near Azalea Avenue, less than a mile from Henrico High School.

Anyone with information is asked to call Henrico police at (804) 501-5000, or call Crime Stoppers anonymously at (804) 780-1000.