Man shot twice on Richmond’s Southside

Posted at 7:44 PM, May 20, 2018

RICHMOND, Va. -- Police are investigating after a man was shot twice on Richmond's Southside Sunday evening.

Officers were dispatched to the 1500 block of Silver Avenue around 6:45 p.m.

When police arrived, they found a man suffering from two gunshot wounds

Officials said he was transported to an area hospital with injuries that were not life-threatening.

Police said they are still early in their investigation and do not yet have a suspect description.

No additional details were available at last check.

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