Shooting victim found in Henrico ditch

Posted at 9:06 AM, Sep 26, 2023

HENRICO COUNTY, Va. -- Police are investigating after a man was found in a ditch Tuesday morning.

"At approximately 6:42 a.m., Henrico Police were dispatched to the 200 block of Forest Avenue [off Nine Mile Road] for the report of a medical emergency," a Henrico Police spokesperson wrote in an email about the incident. "Once on scene, officers located an adult male down in a ditch with apparent gunshot wounds. The victim was transported to an area hospital for treatment of serious injuries."

Police have not released any information about a suspect at this time. Anyone with information was asked to call Henrico Police at 804-501-5000 or Crime Stoppers at 804-780-1000.

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

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