Petersburg Police investigating deadly shooting, armed home invasion


PETERSBURG, Va. (WRIC) — Petersburg Police are investigating two separate shootings that happened early Saturday morning, one of which was deadly.

Around 2:34 a.m., police responded to the 1100 block of Halifax Street for reports of a shooting. Officers said they found a woman suffering from a gunshot wound inside of her home. Police said she was shot during a home invasion and is in stable condition.

About half an hour later, police were called to the intersection of Baylors Lane and Kirkham Street for a report of a person shot.

When officers arrived they found a man suffering from a gunshot wound. He was taken to the hospital where he died from his injuries. Police identified the man as Dominique Hill.

Police will continue to investigate the deadly shooting and home invasion. At this time, authorities said it’s not known if the two incidents are connected.

If you have any information, call Crime Solvers at (804) 861-1212.

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