A man who allegedly fatally shot a 32-year-old man in the face inside a Richmond home Monday is in custody, police Lt. Manjit Sappal said this morning. The suspect, Mario De La Cruz, was arrested Tuesday when he arrived for a scheduled parole appointment, Sappal said. On Monday, officers responded to the report of the shooting in the 800 block of Pennsylvania Avenue at about 2:40 a.m., where they found the victim suffering from a gunshot wound to the face, police Lt. Mark Gagan said. He was airlifted to a local trauma center in critical condition, Gagan said. The victim’s identity and details regarding his death were not
available, Sappal said.
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