HENRICO COUNTY, VA. (THECOUNT) — John Appleton, of Henrico, Virginia, has been identified as the victim in a Friday fatal shooting in Henrico County.

Appleton, 25, was fatally shot at an apartment complex early Friday morning.


According to reports, police responded to a call of shots fired in the 3300 block of Sandy Spring Way in Henrico just after midnight Friday. When they arrived, Appleton was found suffering from apparent gunshot wounds.

Appleton was pronounced dead at the scene of gunshot injuries.

Anyone with possible information should contact Detective Henry at 804- 501-4829 or Crime Stoppers at 804-780-1000.


Geo quick facts: Henrico County, officially the County of Henrico, is a county in the Commonwealth of Virginia in the United States. As of the 2010 census, the population was 306,935 – Wikipedia.