Man fighting for his life after shooting in South Richmond

Posted at 9:36 PM, Aug 31, 2016
and last updated 2016-08-31 23:08:31-04

RICHMOND, Va. -- A man is fighting for his life after being shot multiple times in South Richmond Wednesday evening.

Police said around 7:10 p.m. they received a call for shots fired in the 2300 block of Warwick Rd. When officers arrived, they found a man suffering from multiple gunshot wounds to the torso.

The victim has been taken to VCU Medical Center with life-threatening injuries.

Warwick Rd shooting

Police did not have any information about a possible suspect at this time. Detectives are still investigating.

CBS 6 has a crew on the scene.

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Stay with CBS 6 for the latest on this developing story.