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Man critically injured after Richmond shooting

Posted at 10:49 PM, Sep 27, 2017
and last updated 2017-09-27 22:52:51-04

RICHMOND, Va. – A man is fighting for his life after being shot on Mechanicsville Turnpike in Richmond Wednesday evening.

Crime Insider sources said around 7:30 p.m. officers responded to the shooting in the 1600 block of Mechanicsville Turnpike. Upon arrival, officer located a male suffering from a gunshot wound.

The man was transported to a local hospital with life-threatening injuries.

The shooting is still under investigation. Police have not released any suspect information at this time.

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

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