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Man wounded in Gilpin Court shooting

Posted at 9:27 PM, Oct 16, 2016
and last updated 2016-10-17 01:32:53-04

RICHMOND, Va. -- Police are investigating after a man was shot in the Gilpin Court public housing neighborhood in Richmond Sunday night.

Richmond police said random gunfire calls started to come in around 7:45 p.m. for the 1100 block of St. John Street.

When officers arrived, they found a man suffering from a gunshot wound.

The victim was taken to an area hospital with injuries police called not life-threatening.

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Stay with and watch CBS 6 News at 11 p.m. for updates on this developing story.