Man shot in chest, suspect arrested

Posted by Iva Radman – email

RICHMOND, VA (WWBT) - A crime alert out of Richmond where police are investigating a shooting.

It happened just after six o'clock Wednesday evening at the Chippenham Place Apartments on Orcutt Lane.

Police say a man was shot in the chest. He's being treated at the hospital.

Just minutes after the crime, police arrested 24-year-old Charles Johnson, Jr. They say Johnson knew the victim and robbery may have been the motive.

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