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Woman wounded in Petersburg drive-by shooting

Posted at 9:50 PM, Oct 14, 2016
and last updated 2016-10-14 22:00:20-04

PETERSBURG, Va. – A woman has been transported to the hospital after being shot during a drive-by shooting in Petersburg Friday night.

Investigators said they received a call for a shooting at 8:45 p.m. in the 200 block of S. Dunlop St. When officers arrived to the scene they found a woman suffering from a gunshot wound to the leg.

She was transported to a local hospital with non-life threatening injuries.

Police said the woman was shot during a drive-by shooting. There is no word on a suspect or vehicle involved at this time.

The shooting is still under investigation.

If you have any information about this shooting contact the Petersburg/Dinwiddie Crime Solvers at (804) 861-1212 or the Petersburg Police Non- Emergency (804) 732-4222.