3 people shot on Memorial Day near VCU campus


RICHMOND, Va. (WRIC) — Richmond Police responded to a shooting incident near Virginia Commonwealth University campus Monday night.

According to a VCU Alert sent out at 10 p.m., locals were asked to avoid the 300 block of W. Broad Street following reports of a shooting.

RPD said they found one person suffering from gunshot wounds at the scene. The adult victim was transported to a local hospital for treatment.

Two additional victims showed up at a local hospital also suffering from non-life threatening gunshot wounds, police said.

At 10:55 p.m., VCU sent out another alert saying the situation was resolved. Richmond Police said they remained on the scene searching for potential witnesses and collecting evidence.

At this time, no suspect information is available.

The investigation is ongoing. If you have any information, police ask that you call Crime Stoppers at 804-780-1000.

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