The victim from the homicide on Thursday 07-05-18 in the 200 block of Clement Avenue, died as the result of a gunshot wound according to a preliminary report from the medical examiners office. The incident continues to be investigated as a homicide. See Danville Police Department media release dated 07-05-18:
The victim from today's early morning homicide has been identified as 55 year-year old Allan Wright of Danville,Va.
This morning at approximately 7:03am Danville Police received an emergency call that a person was lying in the yard in the 200 block of Clement Ave. When officers arrived they discovered a male lying in the yard suffering from an injury consistent with a gunshot wound.
This incident is being investigated as a homicide.
Anyone with information about this crime is encouraged to call 911, Danville Crime Stoppers at (434) 793-0000, the Danville Police Department at (434) 799-6508, or via our crime tips line on your computer at firstname.lastname@example.org. Information given will remain confidential.