Man seriously injured after double shooting in South Richmond

RICHMOND, Va. – A man is fighting for his life and another is wounded after a double shooting in Richmond’s Southside, crime insider sources tell CBS 6 reporter Jon Burkett.

The shooting occurred near the 200 block of East 33rd Street.

Those sources say one victim was transported to VCU Medical Center with life-threatening injuries. The second male victim suffered a gunshot wound to the hand.

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Police have not released any additional information about the shooting or possible suspects at this time.

Police are asking anyone in the community with information about this shooting to contact Crime Stoppers at 780-1000 or at http://www.7801000.com.

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Stay with CBS 6 for the latest on this developing story.