Lynchburg Police investigate early morning homicide

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Published: May. 22, 2022 at 11:01 AM EDT
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LYNCHBURG, Va. (WDBJ) - The Lynchburg Police Department is investigating an early Sunday morning homicide.

Police responded to the 700 block of Federal Street at Shalom Apartments just after 2:15 a.m. for a report of a malicious wounding.

Police say they found a man outside the complex with a gunshot wound to the head.

The man, identified as Dwight O’Neil Gilmore, died at the scene.

Anyone with information about this incident is asked to contact Detective Scott at (434) 455-6174 or Crime Stoppers at (888) 798-5900. Enter a tip online at or use the P3 app on a mobile device.

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