Petersburg Police looking for suspect who shot into car, striking passenger in arm

PETERSBURG, Va. (WRIC) — Police are investigating after a man was shot in the arm in Petersburg Tuesday night.

Authorities say two men were sitting in a car on the 100 block of Perry Street near Washington Street when someone fired a shot into their vehicle.

The passenger in the vehicle was shot in the arm but is expected to be OK.

Both the driver and the passenger fled from the vehicle, but police were able to catch up with them, according to authorities.

If you have any information on the incident, you are asked to please contact Petersburg Police.

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