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Bicyclist shot on Lakeview Avenue in Richmond

Posted at 2:31 PM, Aug 22, 2015
and last updated 2015-08-22 14:31:21-04

RICHMOND, Va. — Richmond Police are investigating after a man was shot while riding a bicycle on Lakeview Avenue Friday night.

The victim told police he was riding on Lakeview Avenue around 10 p.m. when shots were fired at him from behind, striking him in the leg. He was taken to VCU Medical Center with non-life threatening injuries, police said.

Police say they believe the shooter was driving a gray Chrysler 300. Anyone with information should call police.