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RICHMOND, Va. -- Police are investigating after a woman was shot Tuesday evening in Richmond.

Shortly before 7 p.m., police responded to the area of Moody Avenue and Dundee Avenue, in South Richmond, for a report of shots fired.

"Upon arrival, the units were unable to locate a victim but did find evidence of a weapon being fired," Richmond Police Capt. Michael J. Bender, Jr. said. "Minutes later a report came in from a local hospital for a person arriving suffering from a gunshot wound. The victim's injuries are now believed to be non-life threatening."

Detectives are working to locate the shooter.

Anyone with information about this incident is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 780-1000 or at The P3 Tips Crime Stoppers app for smartphones may also be used. All Crime Stoppers methods are anonymous.

This is a developing story. Witnesses can send news tips, photos, and video here.

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