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Victim in hospital after South Richmond shooting

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Posted at 11:33 AM, Aug 03, 2014
and last updated 2014-08-03 18:56:39-04

RICHMOND, Va. — Police are looking for the suspect in connection to a shooting that sent a victim to the hospital early Sunday morning.

According to Richmond police,  units responded to the 6800 block of Midlothian Turnpike for a report of random gunfire at 4:15 a.m.

Officers on the  scene did not find anything. But ten minutes later an off-duty Chippenham Hospital guard reported a victim was transported to the hospital  with non-life threatening gunshot wounds to the leg.

According to police, the suspect wanted in connection to this incident was driving a newer model Nissan sedan.

Police ask anyone with information to call Crime Stoppers at 804-780-1000.