2 injured after shots fired at party in Dinwiddie County

DINWIDDIE COUNTY, Va. (WRIC) — Police say two people are injured after multiple shots were fired at a party in Dinwiddie County overnight.

Just before 12:30 a.m., authorities responded to a home in the 16000 block of Hamilton Arms Road in the DeWitt area of the county for a report of a disturbance.

When police arrived at the home, they found a large private party in progress and it was reported that a number of gunshots had been fired.

Two individuals reported being struck by gunfire and were taken to Southside Regional Medical Center in Petersburg with non-life-threatening injuries.

There is no update on their condition at this time.

Deputies also say they located one vehicle at the scene with damage from gunshots.

Investigators are continuing to work this incident and no arrests have been made at this time. Anyone with information about the shooting or were present at this party and have information for investigators should contact Dinwiddie County Sheriff’s Office at 804-469-3755 or Petersburg / Dinwiddie Crime Solvers at 804-861-1212.

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