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RICHMOND, Va. —  Police are investigating a double shooting that left one man critically injured in the city’s Fairfield Court neighborhood early Sunday morning.

Officers responded to the 2200 block of Fairfield Avenue just after midnight for reports of shots fired.

When police arrived they found a man suffering from a gun shot wound.  He is expected to make a full recovery.

Minutes later, a second victim walked into a nearby hospital suffering from a gunshot wound. Police said his injuries are considered life-threatening.

Investigators have not said if the two shootings are related.

So far there are no reports of any arrests. Anyone with information can call Crime Stoppers anonymously 804-780-1000.