RICHMOND, Va. (WRIC) — A woman is dead after being shot outside a Richmond elementary school on Friday.
Police told 8News that a situation occurred between two adults in front of Westover Hills Elementary School.
According to police, officers responded to a reported shooting near the school at 2:17 p.m. on Friday, Oct. 14.
Police said that an adult female was involved in a fight outside Westover Hills Elementary School, located at 1211 Jahnke Road in Richmond. During the fight, the woman was shot. She was then taken to an area hospital, where she died from her injuries.
Police said that Westover Hills Elementary School was on lockdown when this shooting occurred. Students and staff were not involved at any point, and Richmond Police said the school was not a target.
According to police, students were safely dismissed in the parking of the Family Dollar, located behind the school at 1208 Westover Hills Boulevard.
No one in custody yet, according to police. Police have no information on what circumstances led to the shooting.
This is a developing story. Stay with 8News for updates.