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Man killed, woman critically injured at Richmond tow yard

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Posted at 7:08 PM, Aug 06, 2021
and last updated 2021-08-07 07:06:55-04

RICHMOND, Va. -- A man was killed and a woman was critically injured in a double shooting at a South Richmond tow yard, police said.

Richmond Police responded to Grab N Go Towing and Recovery along the 1700 block of E Belt Blvd at about 6:12 p.m. Friday.

"Officers arrived on scene and located an adult male suffering from gunshot wounds. He was pronounced dead at the scene," said a police spokesperson.

The second victim, an adult female self transported to the hospital with life-threatening injuries.

Anyone with information is asked to call Major Crimes Detective M. Godwin at 804-646-5533 or contact 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.

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