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Man heard screeching tires before he was shot in ankle

Posted at 7:22 PM, Dec 13, 2015
and last updated 2015-12-13 19:22:10-05

RICHMOND, Va. -- Police are looking for the person responsible for shooting a man who was sitting inside his home Sunday afternoon.

The victim said he was in his home on Rosecrest Avenue when he heard a tires screeching just before 3 p.m. That’s when he realized he had been shot in his ankle.

The victim, who was transported an area hospital with not life-threatening injuries, said he was not able to see the car that sped off.

If you have information that could help police, call  Crime Stoppers at 804780-1000 or text Crime Stoppers at 274637.