Police: Car crashes in Mosby Court after shots fired into vehicle


RICHMOND, Va. (WRIC) — No injuries were reported after shots were fired into an occupied vehicle that was found crashed in Mosby Court Thursday night.

Officers initially responded to Mosby Court in the city’s east end following reports of a crash and gunfire at 9:30 p.m. Police say a car crashed into a parked vehicle and the driver ran off.

Investigators later were able to locate the driver and determine that two adult females and three children were traveling in the 2100 block of Accomodation Street when someone opened fire on their vehicle. To escape, the driver turned onto the 1900 block of Redd Street where the vehicle eventually crashed.

None of the occupants were struck by gunfire or injured in the crash, according to police.

“Good information was obtained and an arrest is expected shortly,” police said in a release.

Anyone with details relative to this investigation is asked to call (804) 780-1000.

This is a developing story. Stay with 8News for updates.

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