Man walking from Richmond 7-Eleven shot during attempted robbery


RICHMOND, Va. (WRIC) — Richmond police are investigating an early morning shooting on Jahnke Road.

Police say they received a call at 3:30 am on April 6 for a person shot.

Once on scene, they said a victim was walking from the 7-Eleven in the 7100 block of Jahnke Rd when someone attempted to rob him at gunpoint.  At some point, the gun went off striking the victim in the body.  

The victim was taken to the hospital with non-life threatening injuries. 

There is no suspect information at this time, and the investigation is ongoing. 

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