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One man was wounded in a stabbing Saturday night and another was shot to death early Sunday morning in Richmond, according to police.

At 9:46 p.m. Saturday, police responded to the 1700 block of North 19th Street for a reported shooting. Once at the scene, officers found a man suffering from an apparent stab wound, not a gunshot wound.

His injury was not life-threatening, and he was transported to a hospital.

At 2:37 a.m. Sunday, police were called to the 1700 block of East Broad Street for a reported shooting and found a man suffering from an apparent gunshot wound.

He was taken to a hospital, where he was pronounced dead.

On Sunday, police identified the victim of the fatal shooting as Devon A. Lyles, 22, of the 2100 block of Mandalay Drive. They said he was shot in the 200 block of North 18th Street and ran to the 1700 block of East Broad, where he collapsed.

Anyone with information on either crime is asked to call Crime Stoppers at (804) 780-1000.

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— From staff reports

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