Southside shooting sends man to hospital

Posted on: 11:23 pm, July 29, 2012, by , updated on: 11:37pm, July 29, 2012

RICHMOND, Va. (WTVR) – Richmond police are investigating a shooting in the city’s Southside.

Officers said the victim was shot in the back near Dinwiddie Avenue and 19th and 20th streets Sunday around 9 p.m.

The man was transported to VCU Medical Center with non-life threatening injuries.

The shooting, which police  do not think was random, forced authorities to close down part of Dinwiddie Avenue during their investigation Sunday night.

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