Woman shot outside DJ Kool’s birthday party in Richmond: Crime Insider

Posted at 12:15 AM, Mar 21, 2018
and last updated 2018-03-21 06:39:22-04

RICHMOND, Va. – One person was hospitalized after an argument led to a shooting outside DJ Kool’s birthday party at a Richmond restaurant Tuesday night, according to Crime Insider sources.

Those sources said the shooting happened outside of the Good Tymes Restaurant and Wine Bar located along the 2000 block of Chamberlayne Avenue.

DJ Kool is a DJ/rapper best known for his 1996 hit single "Let Me Clear My Throat."

He was celebrating his 60th birthday at the restaurant.

Crime Insider sources said two women got into an argument outside the restaurant.

The argument escalated to a shooting, where one woman was shot.

The victim drove herself to VCU Medical Center, according to those sources. Her condition was not released.

Sources said another woman was detained as a result of the shooting.

Police have not released any information about the shooting at this time.

This is a developing story. Witnesses can send news tips and photos here.

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