(Matt Demlein, WRVA)

Chesterfield Police Investigating Homicide

Man Found Dead From Gunshot Wound In Car At Courthouse And Lucks

May 08, 2019 - 11:30 am

Chesterfield, Va. (Newsradiowrva.com) - Chesterfield Police say they are looking for additional information in a homicide that occurred Tuesday evening.   Around 11 p.m., officers were called to the Minit Mart at Courthouse Road and Lucks Lane.  There, officers say they found Tavario Gates, 23, dead from a gunshot wound.  He was a passenger in a car.

Officers believe he was actually shot a short distance away on Ronaldton Road.  No suspects have been named at this point. 

Anyone with information about this incident is urged to contact the Chesterfield County Police Department at 804-748-1251 or Crime Solvers at 804-748-0660 or through the p3 app.