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Danville, VA Police Department Media Releases

Posted on: March 28, 2018

03-29-18 Seeking information

03-28-18 Vehicle Image

The Danville Police Department is asking the community for help with providing any information about the vehicle or its occupant(s) depicted in the image attached to this release.

This vehicle was in the area of Holbrook Street and Gay Street during the time of a homicide on 3-11-18.

See Danville Police Department media release dated 3-11-18 listed below:

Danville Police responded to a disturbance call in the 600 block of Gay St. this afternoon. 

At approximately 3:30pm this afternoon, Danville Police responded to the 600 block of Gay St. on a disturbance call. Officers found a 29-year old male and a 54 year old male, both Danville residents suffering from gunshot wounds, Fire and EMS also responded and the 54 year-old male was transported to SOVAH Health for medical treatment due to multiple gunshot wounds to his upper torso. The 29 year-old male, Robert Albert Irvin, died because of his injuries. Robert's body will be taken to the Medical Examiner's Office in Roanoke for an autopsy. 

The Police investigation is continuing. 

Anyone with information about this vehicle or 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 crimetips@danvilleva.gov. Information given will remain confidential.


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