Man hospitalized after overnight shooting in Richmond

Posted by Phil Riggan - email

RICHMOND, VA (WWBT) -  A young man is fighting for his life after being shot early this morning in South Richmond.

Richmond police say a man with a gun approached the 22-year old victim as he sitting on the steps at an apartment building on Orcutt Lane.

The shooter demanded money which the victim didn't have. That's when police say he was shot in the torso. The victim's injuries are life-threatening.

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