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Man killed in Petersburg double shooting

Posted at 5:06 AM, Sep 01, 2019
and last updated 2019-09-01 19:32:54-04

PETERSBURG, Va. -- Petersburg Police are conducting a death investigation following a double shooting near an apartment complex.

Officers responded around 4:00 am Sunday Morning to the 2300 block of Navajo Court for reports of shots fired.

Police arrived and found a man and woman suffering from gunshot wounds.

Investigators say the male victim later died of his injuries and the female victim has been flown to a nearby hospital.

Right now there is no word on who the victims are or the circumstances surrounding the incident.

If you have information that could help detectives, call Petersburg/Dinwiddie Crime Solvers at 804-861-1212 or text the keyword pdcash followed by the tip and send to 274637.

This is a developing story, so anyone with more information can submit a news tip here.