Petersburg police investigating deadly shooting on Rives Road


PETERSBURG, Va. (WRIC) — One person was shot and killed in Petersburg on Rives Road. The Petersburg Police Department tweeted that a death investigation was underway early Tuesday evening.

The shooting took place in the 40 block of Rives Road at 4:00 p.m.

When officers arrived to the scene they located a person shot.

PPD tells 8News that no arrest has been made and they are not seeking a suspect at this time.

The department sent a release on Tuesday evening, identifying the deceased as a 32-year-old white man. The release states that there is no threat to the public.

Police are asking that anyone with information contact them at 804-861-1212.

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