• Welcome!
    |
    ||
    Log Out|Manage Your Account
  • Subscriber Services
  • E-EDITION
  • EMAIL NEWSLETTERS
  • CONTACT US
  • Classifieds
  • Find Local
  • Cars
  • Homes
  • Jobs
  • Advertise

Richmond police identify man who fell off bridge

Print
Font Size:
Default font size
Larger font size

Posted: Tuesday, November 20, 2012 4:59 pm

Richmond police today identified the 18-year-old Henrico County man who died after he fell off the Lee Bridge late Saturday night in downtown Richmond.

Police spokesman Gene Lepley identified the man as Virgil Reid McGarity Jr. of Belhaven Court in western Henrico. According to a police report, McGarity apparently fell after he tried to jump between the bridge's northbound and southbound spans, which are separated by an open space of a few feet.

Subscription Required

An online service is needed to view this article in its entirety. You need an online service to view this article in its entirety.

Have an online subscription?

Login Now

Need an online subscription?

Subscribe

Login

Choose an online service.

The following services are print only and offer no digital access

You must login to view the full content on this page.

........................ ADVERTISEMENT ......................

Thank you for reading 14 free articles on our site. You can come back at the end of your 30-day period for another 14 free articles, or you can purchase a subscription and continue to enjoy valuable local news and information. If you need help, please contact our office at 804-649-6000. You need an online service to view this article in its entirety.

Have an online subscription?

Login Now

Need an online subscription?

Subscribe

Login

Choose an online service.

The following services are print only and offer no digital access

........................ ADVERTISEMENT ......................
........................ ADVERTISEMENT ......................
HOMICIDE REPORT

Research homicides in Richmond and Central Virginia from January 2007 to the present.

  • Gotcha! is Central Virginia's leading source of crime news In addition to satisfying reader curiosity, Gotcha! has three primary objectives: to provide information to the public about suspected criminal activity in the area; to aid law enforcement in the determent of crime and the solving of cases; and to raise the overall safety consciousness of the public.

SELECT YOUR LOCATION

Your Right To Know
Richmond.com publishes important public notices that may affect the lives of Central Virginians. We fight for the public's right to know about government actions and information.
- Read important public announcements that may affect your neighborhood.
- Read notices about upcoming trustee sales around the region.
- Read information about local governments seeking bids on projects.

Featured Events

........................ ADVERTISEMENT ......................

MEET THE NEWS TEAM