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Last Updated: 2010-01-20



Daniel L. Roop

On February 17, 1999 at approximately 12:50 a.m., police responded to the 2400 block of Drake Street after residents reported hearing a gunshot. When police arrived, they found Daniel Roop, unconscious and not breathing, as a result of a gunshot wound. Drake Street is located in Richmond’s South Side and the homicide location is near Bellmeade and Jefferson Davis Highway.

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