Teen injured in Gilpin Court shooting

RICHMOND, Va. (WRIC) — A male teen was injured after shots rang out in Gilpin Court Friday night.

At around 8:40 p.m., officers responded to a reported shooting in the 1100 block of St. John Street. First arriving units found a 17-year-old male victim who was shot in the foot sitting outside of one of the units. He was transported to VCU Medical Center with non-life threatening injuries.

Police say they found roughly a dozen shell casings while canvasing the area. There are no suspects at this time as authorities continue their investigation.

Anyone with information is asked to call Crime Stoppers at (804) 780-1000.

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