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Richmond robbery victim pulls out gun, shoots assailants

Posted at 4:58 PM, Aug 13, 2021
and last updated 2021-08-13 18:49:48-04

RICHMOND, Va. -- A man robbed in Richmond pulled out a gun and shot his assailants, Crime Insider sources told Jon Burkett.

One of the men died as a result of the shooting, the other was taken to the hospital.

The incident happened Friday afternoon along the 1100 block of Commerce Road in South Richmond.

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The wounded men drove away after the shooting.

They were later found less than a mile away near East 18th Street and Fairfax Avenue.

This is a developing story, so anyone with more information can email newstips@wtvr.com to send a tip.