Henrico schools mourn Varina High School student shot and killed in Richmond on Wednesday

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Henrico County Public Schools

HENRICO COUNTY, Va. (WRIC) — The victim of Wednesday’s shooting on Montvale Avenue, 18-year-old Vinshaun Johnson, was a student at Varina High School in Henrico County.

The school district shared a tweet on Friday, mourning his loss and extending sympathies to the school community.

Johnson was one of two males shot on Montvale Avenue on Wednesday morning around 4:30 a.m. The other male, a minor, suffered non-life threatening injuries while Johnson passed away at the scene.

Johnson was one of several people in their teens or early twenties shot and killed in the city this week.

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