One killed, one injured in Petersburg shooting

Posted on: 11:17 pm, September 25, 2013, by , updated on: 12:00pm, September 26, 2013


PETERSBURG, Va. (WTVR) – One person was killed, another injured in a Wednesday night shooting in Petersburg.

When police responded to Persimmon Court, they found one of the gunshot victims. That person was taken to Southside Regional Medical Center and declared dead, according to Petersburg Police.

A second shooting victim was found in a home around the corner on Locust Court. That victim was flown to VCU Medical Center with what police described as non-life threatening injuries.

Police have not yet released the names of the victims, nor any suspects in this shooting.

Police asked anyone with information to call Crime Solvers at 861-1212.