Lynchburg man dies after being shot Sunday

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LYNCHBURG, Va. (WDBJ7)— According to the Lynchburg Police Department, Ricky Johnson Sr., 51, of Lynchburg died after suffering gunshot wounds Sunday.

Police said they responded to the 1700 block of Fillmore Street at around 11:18 p.m. Sunday after receiving reports of a malicious wounding.

When officers arrived to the scene, they found Johnson suffering from gunshot wounds.

Johnson later died from those gunshot wounds, police said.

LPD says the investigation is active and ongoing at this time.

Anyone with information about the incident or regarding individuals leaving the area, you're asked to call Detective T.C. Barley at 434-455-6162.