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Two people shot within 10 minutes in Richmond

Two people shot within 10 minutes in Richmond
Posted at 6:14 AM, May 29, 2019
and last updated 2019-05-29 07:14:58-04

RICHMOND, Va. — Police are investigating two shootings in the City of Richmond that happened within 10 minutes of each other.

At about 9:50 p.m. Tuesday, police responded to the 2200 block of Joplin Avenue for the first shooting. Once on scene they found a man suffering from an apparent gunshot wound. He was taken to the hospital for non-life threatening injuries, according to police.

The second shooting happened at about 10 p.m. Tuesday. Police responded to the 3000 block of Hull Street for the shooting. Once on scene they found a man suffering from an apparent gunshot wound. He was taken to the hospital for life-threatening injuries, according to police.

Anyone with information on either of these shootings is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 804-780-1000.