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Richmond police are investigating the fatal shooting of a man on Richmond’s South Side early Sunday morning.

Police working an off-duty assignment reported gunfire in the 6300 block of Jahnke Road around 2 a.m.

A short while later, they found Jacob S. Jones, 34, of the 5800 block of Thorndale Lane, who was suffering from a gunshot wound. First responders performed medical assistance, but Jones died from the gunshot at the scene.

Anyone with information is asked to contact Crime Stoppers at (804) 780-1000.

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