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Richmond Police investigating drive-by shooting

Posted at 4:39 PM, Aug 17, 2020
and last updated 2020-08-17 16:42:22-04

RICHMOND, Va. -- Richmond Police are investigating a drive-by shooting reported on Sunday evening.

Around 8:45 p.m. on Sunday, August 16, officers were working an unrelated hit-and-run crash in the 2200 block of Redd Street when a vehicle drove up to them with two shooting victims inside.

One adult man victim and one teenage boy victim were transported to a local hospital with non-life-threatening injuries.

The victims said they were in the 2100 block of Newbourne Street when an unknown suspect in a vehicle started shooting at them.

Detectives with the Major Crimes Division are investigating.

Anyone with information is asked to call Crime Stoppers at (804) 780-1000.