HOPEWELL, VA – A female victim, age 23 of Hopewell, was shot in the leg early Saturday morning. She sustained serious injuries, and she is currently being treated at the John Randolph Medical Center.
At 2:00 am in the 200 block of S. 15th Ave., patrons were exiting a nightclub when shots rang out. At this time, it appears the female victim was an innocent bystander, and at least one male shooter fled the area.
There was a large crowd in the area at the time of the shooting. The Hopewell Police department is asking anyone who may have witnessed the incident to contact the Hopewell Police department at 804-541-2222.
Any person(s) who have information on wanted persons or any crime occurring in the City of Hopewell may contact the Hopewell/Prince George Crime Solvers at 541-2202. You can also text-atip anonymously. Simply add "274637 (CRIMES)" to your Contacts list on your cellular phone and then text "igotcha" along with your message/tip. You will then be provided an ID number that you will use when checking the status of your tip OR picking up your reward.
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