Jay’Quan Royster, age 19, killed in Richmond shooting

By | December 10, 2021

Jay’Quan Royster Death – Cause of Death – The identity of the victim who died in a shooting in Richmond on Monday morning, 6th of December 2021, has been identified as 19-year-old Jay’Quan Royster, according to Richmond police. News outlets have reported that the shooting took place on Monday shortly after 7 p.m.

The driver taking Royster to the hospital stopped a Richmond Fire Department vehicle on the way and asked for help. Afterwards, Royster was taken to the hospital to be treated for gunshot wounds. He was later pronounced dead at the hospital.

Detectives determined the shooting happened in the 1800 block of Southlawn Avenue. A homicide investigation is ongoing. Anyone with information about the deadly shooting should call Crime Stoppers at 804-780-1000.