Police warn Petersburg residents of people possibly shooting while riding dirt bikes

The Tri-Cities

PETERSBURG, Va. (WRIC) — Petersburg authorities are investigating reports of people firing shots while riding dirt bikes around the city on Tuesday. It is unclear what type of weapons are being used.

Police told 8News that residents informed city authorities of the shootings, saying that it took place in the Walnut Hill area and also in the Delectable Heights area at around 1:20 p.m.

Stay with 8News for updates to this developing story.

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