Police investigating fatal shooting in Staunton

Police investigating fatal shooting in Staunton
Police are investigating a shooting in the area of the Springhill Village Apartments in Staunton along Springhill Road. (Source: WHSV)

STAUNTON, Va. (WVIR) - Police are investigating a fatal shooting in the area of the Springhill Village Apartments in Staunton.

Officers were called to the area around 11 p.m. Thursday, July 9, for a report of shots fired. Twenty-six-year-old Bruce L. Williams Jr. was pronounced dead at the scene.

The investigation is ongoing and anyone with information is asked to contact the Staunton Police Department at 540-332-3842 or the Central Shenandoah Crime Stoppers at 1-800-322- 2017.

07/10/2020 Release from the Staunton Police Department:

On July 9, 2020 at approximately 11:00 pm the Staunton Police Department responded to the 1700-blk of Springhill Road for the report of gunshots fired and an unresponsive person. Bruce L. Williams, Jr, 26 of Staunton was pronounced dead at the scene. The investigation is ongoing and anyone with information regarding this incident is asked to contact the Staunton Police Department at 540-332-3842 or the Central Shenandoah Crime Stoppers at 1-800-322- 2017.

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