5-year-old Henrico County shooting victim dies from injuries

HENRICO COUNTY, Va. (WRIC) — A five-year-old victim who was injured in a shooting Sunday afternoon has died from his injuries.

Henrico County Police are investigating the incident, which took place in the 1600 block of Henrico Arms Place early Sunday afternoon.

Police said that the boy was transported to VCU Medical Center where he later succumbed to his injuries.

Henrico County Police are not actively looking for a suspect at this time.

The shooting happened just after 1 p.m.

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