Person hospitalized with life-threatening gunshot wound

Shooting (AP)

RICHMOND, Va. (WRIC) — Police are investigating a shooting that took place at East 6th Street and Gordon Avenue in Richmond Tuesday evening.

Police responded to a random gunfire call around 6:10 p.m. Tuesday. On arrival, no victim or suspect could be found.

Soon thereafter, RPD received a call from VCU Medical Center stating that a person had been dropped off at the hospital suffering a life-threatening gunshot wound.

Police are currently investigating how the victim was transported to VCU Medical Center.

Anyone with additional information about this incident is asked to call Major Crimes Detective Greg Russell at (804) 646-7715 or contact Crime Stoppers at 780-1000 or at www.7801000.com. Submit tips to GUN250 about persons illegally possessing guns by texting Crime Stoppers at 274637, then using keyword “GUN250” followed by your tip. Rewards up to $250. Crime Stoppers methods are anonymous.

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