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Man shot outside Richmond apartment building

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Posted at 4:09 PM, Nov 05, 2020
and last updated 2020-11-05 16:11:08-05

RICHMOND, Va. -- Police are investigating after a man was found shot outside an apartment building in Richmond's East End Thursday afternoon.

Police were called to the 2500 block of Rosetta Street in the Fairfield Court public housing neighborhood just before 2:20 p.m.

"Officers arrived and found an adult male outside of an apartment building suffering from an apparent gunshot wound," a police spokesperson said. "He was transported to a local hospital with an injury that is not considered life threatening."

Officials said the department's Major Crimes division’s detectives are investigating.

Anyone with information is urged to call Crime Stoppers at 804-780-1000. The P3 Tips Crime Stoppers app for smartphones also may be used. All Crime Stoppers reporting methods are anonymous.

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