Police: Suspect sought after juvenile shot in the leg in Richmond

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RICHMOND, Va. (WRIC) — Police are searching for a suspect after a female juvenile was shot overnight in Richmond.

Police tell 8News they responded to a shooting call in the 2200 block of Ruffin Road, near Lynhaven Road, at around 2:30 a.m.

Once on scene, they located a juvenile victim who had been shot in the leg. She was transported to VCU Medical Center with non-life threatening injuries.

No suspect information has been released at this time. Anyone with information is asked to call Crime Stoppers at (804) 780-1000.

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