Chesterfield Police investigate reported shooting: ‘they shot me!’

Posted at 3:29 PM, Jun 23, 2018
and last updated 2018-06-23 19:18:29-04

CHESTERFIELD, Va. -- Police responded to report of a shooting at 1:52 p.m. on the 5000 block of Lockberry Ridge Drive in Chesterfield.

When officers arrived they found a subject shot, according to  Lt. David Sumner with Chesterfield Police.

Neighbors, who wished not to be identified, said the victim's leg was gushing blood.

Witnesses said they saw a juvenile male laying on the ground, shot, with someone trying to stop the bleeding.

The teen was saying "I got shot they shot me," according to witnesses.

The victim was transported to the hospital for treatment of non-life threatening injuries.

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