Police: Richmond man found dead with gunshot wounds

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RICHMOND, Ind. (WISH) Police in Richmond are investigating a shooting that left one man dead.

According to a Richmond Police Department press release, officers were dispatched at 10:45 p.m. Friday to the 1100 block of Sheridan Street on the report of a man lying in the street who had been shot.

Joseph L. Dawkins, 32, of Richmond was found with multiple gunshot wounds. He was transported to Reid Hospital where he was pronounced dead.

Investigators are searching for clues and potential witnesses. Anyone with information about the shooting is asked to call the Richmond Police Department Detective Division at (765) 983-7356.

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