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Person shot ‘multiple times’ in wrists in Petersburg

Posted at 11:28 PM, Mar 08, 2020
and last updated 2020-03-08 23:46:02-04

PETERSBURG, Va. – Police are investigating after a person was shot multiple times Sunday night in Petersburg.

Police said officers were called to the 900 Block of Diamond Street for the report of a person shot just before 9:30 p.m.

When officers arrived to the scene near the intersection of Diamond and St. Matthew streets, they found a victim with gunshot wounds on each wrist.

First responders transported the victim to an area hospital.

“There is no suspect information available at this time,” officers said around 10:30 p.m.

If you have information that could help detectives, call Petersburg Police at 804-732-4222 or Petersburg/Dinwiddie Crime Solvers at 804-861-1212 or text the keyword pdcash followed by the tip and send to 274637.