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Police find shooting victim in Richmond school parking lot

Posted at 10:30 PM, Jun 01, 2019
and last updated 2019-06-01 22:30:10-04

RICHMOND, Va. — Police are investigating after they discovered a shooting victim in a Richmond school parking lot Saturday afternoon.

Richmond Police were called to Broad Rock Elementary School in the 4600 block of Ferguson Lane at 1:10 p.m.

When officers arrived, they found a man suffering from an apparent gunshot wound.

Police said the victim was taken to an area hospital with injuries that were not life-threatening.

Officers noted that they believe the shooting happened in the 2900 block of Dorset Street, which runs parallel to the school.

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

If you have information that could help detectives, call Crime Stoppers at 804-780-1000 or submit a tip online at The P3 Tips Crime Stoppers app for smart phones may also be used. All three Crime Stoppers methods of contact are anonymous.