Teen shot in back while fleeing from gunman

HENRICO, VA (WWBT) - A 19-year-old woman was hospitalized after police say she was shot while running for safety.

Around 1:30 Sunday morning police were called to the 4600 block of Needham Court.

Police say several people were in the street arguing when a man pulled a gun from a nearby vehicle and began to fire.

One woman was shot in the lower back and taken to Richmond Community Hospital for treatment.

While the victim is expected to survive police have yet to find a suspect.

Anyone with information is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 780-1000.

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