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Woman charged with attempted murder in Mosby Court shooting

Posted at 11:34 AM, Aug 03, 2020
and last updated 2020-08-03 11:34:19-04

RICHMOND, Va. -- A woman has been arrested in connection to a shooting in Richmond's Mosby Court Friday, July 31.

Officers responded to the 2000 block of Accommodation Street for the report of a person shot at approximately 1:17 p.m.

When officers arrived at the scene, they found a woman with an apparent gunshot wound. She was taken to a local hospital with a non-life threatening injury.

Avante C. Dixon has been charged with attempted murder and use of a firearm in the commission of a felony.

Detectives say they have determined that the shooting occurred during an altercation.

Anyone with additional information on this shooting is asked to call Major Crimes Detective A. Davila at (804) 646-6739 or contact Crime Stoppers at (804) 780-1000 or at []. The P3 Tips smartphone app may also be used. All Crime Stoppers methods are anonymous.