Petersburg man shot multiple times, flown to Richmond with life-threatening injuries

The Tri-Cities

PETERSBURG, Va. (WRIC) — Police in Petersburg are investigating a Friday morning shooting that left a 21-year-old fighting for his life in the hospital.

Few details have been released at this time, but police said the shooting occurred on the 700 block of St. John Court. When officers arrived on scene, they found a 21-year-old male victim suffering from multiple gunshot wounds. He was reportedly shot in the abdomen and right leg.

He was flown to VCU Medical Center with injuries that were described as ‘life-threatening.’

If anyone has any information on this incident please call the Petersburg/Dinwiddie Crime Solvers at (804)861-1212 or go to Remember Crime Solvers pays a cash reward for information that leads to an arrest and conviction.

Petersburg Police

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