Shooting outside a Hopewell nightclub

Posted at 12:27 PM, Jun 08, 2013
and last updated 2013-06-08 15:51:45-04

HOPEWELL, Va. (WTVR) — One victim is being treated for serious injuries after shots were fired outside a Hopewell nightclub in the 200 block of S.15th Ave. at 2:00 a.m. Saturday morning, Hopewell Police said.

The 23-year-old female victim was shot in the leg and is currently being treated at John Randolph Medical Center.

Hopewell Police say, at this time, she appears to be an innocent bystander and that at least one male shooter fled the scene.

There was a large crowd in the area at the time of the shooting.

The Hopewell Police department is asking anyone who may have witnessed the incident to contact them at (804)541-2222.

Stay with for any updates on this developing story.