Man killed in Petersburg shooting on Thursday evening


PETERSBURG, Va. (WRIC) — Petersburg Police are investigating a fatal shooting at the intersection of Seaboard Street and Church Street. Police say they responded to the area at about 6:15 p.m. for a calls of a person shot.

A tweet from the police department said one male was been shot and suffered life-threatening injuries. The victim was transported to an area hospital where he later passed away. The victim’s name will be available after his next of kin is notified.

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