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2 women shot in Petersburg parking lot

Posted at 6:51 AM, Jul 13, 2016
and last updated 2016-07-13 06:51:26-04

PETERSBURG, Va. -- Police are investigating a double shooting outside a Petersburg apartment community.

Two women were injured in the shooting on Navajo Court outside the Petersburg East apartment complex.

One of the victims, described by police as a 20-year-old woman, was shot in the leg.

She was taken to the hospital with non-life injuries.

The second shooting victim was hit in the ankle.

She was assessed at the scene, but refused medical treatment, police said.

Police have not yet provided a description of the shooting suspect and details about a motive into the shooting.

The shooting was reported at about 10:30 Tuesday night.

Anyone with information about the shooting was asked to call Petersburg Crime Solvers at 804-861-1212.